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

Kellogg’s Slammed over High Levels of Probable Carcinogen in Cereal

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GMO Free USA published Tuesday the results of independent lab tests documenting that a box of Kellogg’s Kashi GoLean Original cereal, which had not been verified by the Non-GMO Project, contained high levels of the World’s most used herbicide glyphosate residue and an even higher level of AMPA (aminomethylphosphonic acid), a metabolite of glyphosate. Meanwhile, Kellogg also reported second-quarter...

Sustainable Agriculture

Food Safety Experts Sue USDA for Withholding GM Crops Records

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Center for Food Safety (CFS) filed a lawsuit Tuesday against the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) under the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA), alleging that APHIS has violated FOIA by routinely failing to respond to requests for records related to genetically engineered (GE) crops, unlawfully delaying its responses, and withholding public disclosure...

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Greens warn: German breast milk unsafe after Glyphosate findings

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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: www.thelocal.de 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. ...