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Take Note Monsanto: Californians Demand Right to Know

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Statement regarding the introduction of The California Right to Know Genetically Engineered Food Act for the November 2012 ballot.

By Marcia Ishii-Eiteman, PhD, Senior Scientist at Pesticide Action Network

A staggering majority of Americans, 93% in fact, want to know when they are eating genetically engineered (GE) food. With up to 80% of the non-organic products on our shelves containing GE ingredients, and little-to-no long-term studies on their effects, people are concerned.

Central Valley Leaders Protest Methyl Iodide in Fresno

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Contacts:
Tracey Brieger, Californians for Pesticide Reform, 415-215-5473

Heather Pilatic, Pesticide Action Network, 415-694-8596

June 2, 2011

 

Fresno & San Joaquin Leaders Urge Ag Commissioner to
Follow the Science on Cancer-Causing Pesticide

More than 200,000 consumers agree, urging US EPA to rely on science
and face down corporate pressure, in forthcoming methyl iodide decision

 

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