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

Russian Deputy PM: GMOs Not Needed to Feed The World

Arkady Dvorkovich

Russian Deputy Prime Minister Arkady Dvorkovich stated Sunday that it is not necessary to use genetic modification to feed the world, at the 12th International ‘Science and Technology in Society (STS) forum’ in Kyoto, Japan. Source: Dvorkovich said; “In order to ensure the inhabitants of the planet have food it is not necessary to use genetic modification...

Sustainable Agriculture

GM Crop Bans Confirmed in 19 EU Countries

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Denmark, Luxembourg and Malta have joined the growing list of EU countries which have turned their backs on GM crops. Austria, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, the Netherlands, Poland, Slovenia, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland have also all announced GM crop bans over the past few weeks. A total of 19 EU countries have now stated that they will not...

Feed The World

California EPA Moves to Label Monsanto’s Roundup ‘Carcinogenic’


The California Environmental Protection Agency announced today that it plans to label glyphosate — the most widely used herbicide and main ingredient in Monsanto’s Roundup — as a chemical “known to cause cancer.” The World Health Organization’s research arm also recently found that the chemical is probably carcinogenic to humans, and research has also linked glyphosate...

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. ...