FVO report – Germany – Food Hygiene for primary production of FNAO and sprouting seeds

In this report published last December the EU Commission Food and Veterinary office reported some significant weaknesses in the official controls system for food of non animal origin and seeds for sprouting in Germany. The inspection was carried out in November 2013, so it is quite old: I expected better answers to the E.Coli crisis in … Continue reading FVO report – Germany – Food Hygiene for primary production of FNAO and sprouting seeds

Written Q&A to EU Commission – Approval of GM Maize MIR 162 and long term studies

This is an interesting answer by the Commission, which indicates where is possible to find long term studies about the possible adverse effects of GMOs on human health Question for written answer E-010047/12 to the Commission Angelika Werthmann (ALDE) (6 November 2012) Subject: Approval of controversial GM maize MIR 162 The Commission has approved the use … Continue reading Written Q&A to EU Commission – Approval of GM Maize MIR 162 and long term studies