World’s Number 1 Herbicide Discovered in U.S. Mothers’ Breast Milk

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by Sustainable Pulse - 6 April 2014

Pilot study shows build-up of glyphosate herbicide in Mothers’ bodies Urine testing shows glyphosate levels over 10 times higher than in Europe Initial testing shows Monsanto and Global regulatory bodies are wrong regarding bio-accumulation of glyphosate, leading to serious public health concerns Testing...

Sustainable Food

GMO Labeling Will Cost Less than a Penny a Day for U.S. Consumers

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A new analysis commissioned by Consumers Union, the policy arm of Consumer Reports, and conducted by the independent Portland-based economic research firm, ECONorthwest, found from a review of published research that the median cost to consumers of requiring labeling of genetically engineered food, also known as genetically modified (or GMO) food, is $2.30 per person annually. The report is available...

Sustainable Agriculture

US Center for Food Safety Slams EPA Approval of Enlist Duo Herbicide

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Center for Food Safety (CFS) condemned Wednesday the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) decision to approve Dow Chemical’s Enlist Duo herbicide, a new blend of 2,4-D and glyphosate intended for use on Dow’s patented 2,4-D resistant (Enlist) genetically engineered corn and soybeans. EPA’s approval was the final hurdle for the heavily criticized new crop system and paves the way for...

GMO Judy Carman

New Review: Not Enough Evidence that GM Crops are Safe to Eat

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A recently published review by researchers at two universities has suggested that there is not enough evidence that GM crops are safe to eat. Researchers looked at published studies on rats fed GM crops containing one or more of three […] The post New Review: Not Enough Evidence that GM Crops are Safe to Eat appeared first on GMO Judy Carman. ...