GMO labeling

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Senate Considers Toned-Down Version of GMO Labeling DARK Act

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Mon, 06/27/2016 (All day)

Starting next week, Vermont’s grocery aisles will be full of packages with labels showing whether the products contain genetically engineered foods. The state’s major labeling bill—the first in the nation—passed in 2014, yet food companies are still hoping for a last-minute reprieve before the law goes into effect on July 1.

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Another Major Food Company Announces Nationwide GMO Labeling

Published: 
Wed, 03/23/2016 (All day)
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Shopping & Food

Spring may have only just begun, but the food industry has summer on the mind. In July, Vermont’s mandatory GMO labeling law will go into effect, and with a federal legislative solution looking less likely, companies are trying to figure out how to respond to the new standards. Increasingly, it looks like many in the industry may opt to label GMOs nationwide.

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GMO Foods Could Be Labeled 'Natural' Under Proposed Law

Published: 
Wed, 07/15/2015 (All day)

The battle over GMO labeling in Washington, D.C., has taken a substantially darker turn.

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Food Companies Claim Victory Against Labeling Initiative in Washington State

Published: 
Thu, 11/07/2013 - 9:06am
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Shopping & Food

Some of the nation’s major food companies declared victory on Wednesday over an initiative in Washington State that would have required labeling of some foods that contain biotech ingredients, although supporters of labeling held out hope that hundreds of thousands of uncounted votes might yet turn the tide.