TITLE

FDA Opposes Oregon GM Labeling Initiative

AUTHOR(S)
Franz, Neil
PUB. DATE
October 2002
SOURCE
Chemical Week;10/16/2002, Vol. 164 Issue 41, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the opposition of officials at the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to a ballot initiative in Oregon that calls for mandatory labeling of foods containing genetically modified (GM) ingredients. Effect of the bill on the ability of food manufacturers to market their products; Conflict between environmental groups and the FDA concerning the issue.
ACCESSION #
7585228

 

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