Chemical Toxicity and The Baby Bust – Jeremy Grantham

by Sustainable Pulse - 11 February 2020

In today’s society people are choosing to have fewer children, and delaying having children at all into later, less fertile years. These two factors have driven fertility rates below replacement level in most of the world, but a crucial third factor gets little attention and is having a profound impact...

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Biotech Industry’s New Hope ‘Gene Editing’ Dealt a Serious Double Blow

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and a French court have dealt separate blows to the Biotech industry and their attempt to slide new gene editing techniques through the back door and in to the foods we eat. The Conseil d’Etat, France’s top administrative court, recently ruled that organisms obtained via new plant breeding techniques (NPBTs), namely gene editing and in-vitro mutagenesis,...