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News releases and comments from GM Freeze are listed below.

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European Commission Presses Ahead with GM Import Approvals

Immediate release (30 Jul 2010)

Concerns from Member States about the safety of six GM maize varieties did not stop the European Commission approving all six GM applications for import for food and feed this week. Last month’s Agriculture and Fisheries Council failed to deliver …
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MEP Votes Undermine Cameron on Food Labels

Immediate release (8 Jul 2010)

GM Freeze has written to Prime Minister David Cameron asking for clarification on his policy and approach to GM food labelling after an answer he gave in the House of Commons was undermined by Conservative MEP votes in the EU …
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RTRS Soybeans Lables Misleading – Supermarket honesty urged

Immediate release (8 Jun 2010)

The Roundtable of Responsible Soya (RTRS) attempt to greenwash highly damaging soya production as “responsible” has been condemned by an alliance of international environment, farming and consumer organisations, including GM Freeze. The RTRS is due to meet in Brazil on …
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GM Freeze Welcomes GM Brinjal Decision

Immediate release (9 Feb 2010)

Commenting on today’s announcement of a moratorium on the approval of GM brinjal in India, Pete Riley of GM Freeze said: GM Freeze warmly welcomes the decision by the Indian government to place a moratorium on the approval of GM …
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