Monsanto GM Maize Approved

July 2004
Chemical Market Reporter;7/26/2004, Vol. 266 Issue 3, p5
Trade Publication
Reports that the European Commission has approved for import, feed use and industrial processing a genetically modified maize made by Monsanto Co.


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