Huh? Activists embrace new foods mutated with toxic chemicals and radiation, reject safe GMOs

| July 9, 2012
This article or excerpt is included in the GLP’s daily curated selection of ideologically diverse news, opinion and analysis of biotechnology innovation.

Anti-GMO campaigners take no issue with new crops created by soaking seeds or tissues in toxic chemicals or subjecting them to high fields of radiation to cause random damage and genetic changes. No opposition, no labels wanted, no protesters, no fear. But when changes are done precisely in a clean laboratory, hysteria breaks loose.
View the original article here: Huh? Activists embrace new foods mutated with toxic chemicals and radiation, reject safe GMOs

The GLP featured this article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. The viewpoint is the author’s own. The GLP’s goal is to stimulate constructive discourse on challenging science issues.

Share via
News on human & agricultural genetics and biotechnology delivered to your inbox.
Optional. Mail on special occasions.
Send this to a friend