28 Dec '11, 10am

Who is the FDA Protecting Regarding GMO Labeling?: ... health by assuring the safety, effectiveness, and securit...

Who is the FDA Protecting Regarding GMO Labeling?: ... health by assuring the safety, effectiveness, and securit...

But whatever one’s personal opinion is regarding GE-foods, marketers should be able tout whatever virtues they believe their target market cares about, as long as the statements are true. Enforcing the objective truth is what we should expect from the FDA, not deciding which facts are relevant or may be misinterpreted, which is inherently subjective. Legislation recently introduced into the House of Representatives by congressman Dennis Kucinich (D-OH) would require that genetically engineered food be clearly labeled. At a minimum, producers of all-natural foods should be able to advertise that their products are GMO free without impediments from the FDA.

Full article: http://www.triplepundit.com/2011/12/fda-gmo-labelin/

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