20/09/12 Russia Today – Revealed: Monsanto GM corn caused tumors in rats


French scientists have revealed that rats fed on GMO corn sold by American firm Monsanto, suffered tumors and other complications including kidney and liver damage. When testing the firm’s top brand weed killer the rats showed similar symptoms. The French government has asked its health and safety agency to assess the study and had also […]

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19/09/12 New Scientist – New tests heighten calls for limits on arsenic in rice


Pressure is mounting on the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to set a limit on concentrations of arsenic in rice, in the wake of two studies finding significant amounts of the toxic element in rice products on grocery shelves. The magazine Consumer Reports commissioned tests of more than 200 samples of 60 types of […]

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