Tag Archives: Legislation

Is Your Couch Trying to Kill You? – Bloomberg

The reasons behind the concern over chemicals in our environment – Imagine if government officials knew that certain chemicals were hazardous enough to cause health problems as serious as cancer and neurological defects, yet were largely powerless to restrict them. That, in a nutshell, is the state of chemical regulation in the U.S. On paper, […]

AFP: Poland to ban Monsanto’s GM maize

The EU still taking a strong stand against GM crops amidst the concerns over its effects on human and environmental health –  WARSAW — Poland will impose a complete ban on growing the MON810 genetically modified strain of maize made by US company Monsanto on its territory, Agriculture Minister Marek Sawicki said Wednesday. “The decree […]