Scientists of 74 countries call for ban on genetically engineered food.
The letter expresses "extreme concern" about the hazards of GMOs to biodiversity, food safety, and human and animal health, and recommends a global moratorium on environmental releases of GMOs"in accordance with the precautionary principle." The letter is being circulated by the U.K.-based Institute of Science in Society (www.i-sis.org).
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|Title Annotation:||Environmental Intelligence|
|Article Type:||Brief Article|
|Date:||Nov 1, 2003|
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