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GMO Labeling Hearing: Transparency Front and Center
Today, EWG’s Scott Faber testified before the House Energy and Commerce Committee in opposition to H.R. 4432, an anti-GE labeling bill.
“A modest disclosure on the back of food packages will not only give consumers basic information about what’s in their food and how it was produced, but will also cure the consumer confusion caused by the widespread use of misleading claims like ‘natural’”
Read EWG’s press release here.
TakePart reports that six of the largest school districts in the nation plan on transitioning to antibiotic-free chicken in their school lunches.
EWG’s Rate Your Plate Series breaks down the pros and cons of fat.
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