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Science group opposes labeling of genetically modified foods

| | October 29, 2012

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As California and other states consider ballot initiatives that would require the labeling of genetically modified foods, the American Assn. for the Advancement of Science has released a statement opposing any such labeling. “Consuming foods containing ingredients from GM crops is no riskier than consuming the same foods containing ingredients from crop plants modified by conventional plant improvement techniques,” wrote the group’s executive board.

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