31 Mar '16, 3pm

Lawsuit challenges FDA’s approval of genetically engineered salmon>>https://t.co/lo5xTe2Yly

A broad coalition of environmental, consumer, and commercial and recreational fishing organizations yesterday sued the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for approving the first-ever genetically engineered (GE) food animal, an Atlantic salmon engineered to grow quickly. The man-made salmon was created by AquaBounty Technologies, Inc. with DNA from three fish: Atlantic salmon, Pacific king salmon, and Arctic ocean eelpout. This marks the first time any government in the world has approved a GE animal for commercial sale and consumption. The plaintiff coalition, jointly represented by legal counsel from Center for Food Safety and Earthjustice, includes Pacific Coast Federation of Fishermen’s Associations, Institute for Fisheries Resources, Golden Gate Salmon Association, Kennebec Reborn, Friends of Merrymeeting Bay, Ecology Action Centre, Food & Water Watch, Center for ...

Full article: http://earthjustice.org/news/press/2016/lawsuit-challenge...

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