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on April 7, 2017

European Parliament opposes authorization of GM corn

Members cite lack of data and call for EU’s GMO authorization procedure to be reformed

Members of the European Parliament (MEPs) this week voted overwhelmingly to halt the authorization of imports of a new corn that has been genetically modified (GM) to make it herbicide- and pest-resistant.

This comes despite the fact that Europe’s food safety agency, EFSA, last year offered a favorable view on…

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