World First Validated Public Testing Set to Increase Pressure for Ban on Glyphosate

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by Sustainable Pulse - 23 April 2015

The Feed The World project launched Thursday with a World first, unique glyphosate test for the general public. The project with specific focus on women and children in the U.S. is offering the first ever validated public LC/MS/MS glyphosate testing for urine, water and soon breast milk. This could lead to...

Sustainable Food

Food Disaster: Republicans Stomp on GMO Labeling


With no debate and only a voice vote, the U.S. House of Representatives Committee on Agriculture today (July 14, 2015) passed out of committee H.R. 1599,  a bill to preempt states’ rights to label GMOs. Within hours, it was announced that the bill will go straight to the House floor, as early as next week, with no vote in the Energy and Commerce Committee. Source: , By Katherine...

Sustainable Agriculture

Slack Science Destroys Monsanto Breast Milk Study

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Washington State University (WSU) researchers, led by Dr. Michelle (Shelley) McGuire, working alongside Monsanto and the Monsanto service contractor Covance Laboratories, announced last week that U.S. women’s breast milk does not contain the world’s most sold herbicide, glyphosate. However, following an investigation by Sustainable Pulse and Moms Across America, published last week, the...

Feed The World

Greens warn: German breast milk unsafe after Glyphosate findings


The Green Party warned on Friday about the health risks of breast-feeding after traces of a substance found in weed-killer were found in breast milk. Source: The Green party made their warning after testing the breast milk of 16 women from a variety of German regions. Traces of glyphosate, a chemical used in weed-killers, amounting to between 0.210 and 0.432 nanograms per mililitre...

GMO Judy Carman

Reply to Food Standards Australia New Zealand on GMO Diet Pig Study

Summary FSANZ (Food Standards Australia New Zealand) has self-published two statements on its website that are critical of a published and peer-reviewed study by Carman et al (2013), titled: “A long-term toxicology study on pigs fed a combined genetically modified […] The post Reply to Food Standards Australia New Zealand on GMO Diet Pig Study appeared first on GMO Judy Carman. ...