EU halts GM maize tests for Bt10

Cozier, Muriel
March 2007
ICIS Chemical Business;3/19/2007, Vol. 2 Issue 58, p47
Trade Publication
The article reports on the decision of the European Union (EU) to stop testing for the presence of the unauthorized genetically modified (GM) maize strain Bt10 in maize shipments from the U.S. The testing requirement was instigated in 2005, when GM maize was found in U.S. corn animal feed. The European Commission states that since the testing began, only one case of Bt10 entering the EU had been registered.


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