TITLE

EU halts GM maize tests for Bt10

AUTHOR(S)
Cozier, Muriel
PUB. DATE
March 2007
SOURCE
ICIS Chemical Business;3/19/2007, Vol. 2 Issue 58, p47
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
24525215

 

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