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Zambia increases GMO imports after assessment shows ‘products safe for consumption’

| July 10, 2019

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Zambia’s regulator of Genetically Modified Organisms (GMOs) on [July 8] announced that it has allowed some companies to import products containing GMOs despite resistance from some stakeholders.

The decision was made following a risk assessment by a scientific advisory committee, which found the products safe for human consumption, Zambezi said.

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