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April 9, 2014
Genetically Engineering Poplars for Paper and Biofuels Condemned – Industry Hype & Misdirected Science Undercuts Real Energy/Climate Solutions
March 20, 2014
Global Civil Society Statement on "Low Level Presence" – Health and environmental risks from GM contamination are more important that trade considerations
March 10, 2014
GM Fish Company Seeks Food Safety Approval in Canada – First official confirmation of Health Canada's assessment
The Canadian government wants to allow a percent, 0.1% or higher, of our food to be contaminated with genetically modified (GM) foods that have not been approved by Health Canada as safe. The GM foods will have been approved for safety in at least one other country but not yet approved by our own government. The federal government calls this “Low Level Presence” or LLP and argues that this “low level” of contamination from unapproved GM foods is not harmful. Click here for more information and action.