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GMO Regulation: Find Out Why the U.S. Finally Joined the International Fray

With the signing of a new law on July 29th, President Obama created the National Bioengineered Food Disclosure Standard, adding an amendment to the Agricultural Marketing Act of 1946 and bringing the U.S. forward in the recent trend of GMO regulation. The international community, however, has been addressing biosafety concerns related to GMOs for over a decade. This blog compares the new law with international standards and the Cartagena Protocol.
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No Comments | Posted by Amanda L. Aragon on Sat. October 1, 2016 11:14 AM
Categories: Food and agriculture, GMO

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