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Farm recalls produce used in Costco salad linked to E. coli

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The Food and Drug Administration says a California farm is recalling a vegetable mix believed to be the source of E.coli in Costco chicken salad that has been linked to an outbreak that has sickened 19 people in seven states. 108 more words


Blumenthal: FDA Should Require Labels Identifying Genetically Engineered Salmon

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Consumers at the fish market are left in the dark when it comes to the question of what kind of salmon… 151 more words


Something’s Fishy

In two previous posts, September 21, GMOS & GE—“Different Names, Same Process” and October 12, “The Right To Choose,” I discuss genetically-engineered food. In the latter post, I state: “I want to know how my food was grown as well as the food sources. 505 more words

Illinois peeps, check out - F.D.A. Targets Inaccurate Medical Tests, Citing Dangers and Costs

With the use of tests booming, the administration wants new regulatory powers, and even Republicans in Congress are looking at stricter standards.. via NYT U.S. http://ift.tt/1PVv9Ps


China's Sun Paper to build $1.36 billion facility in U.S. | Reuters

China’s Shan Dong Sun Paper Industry Joint Stock Co (002078.SZ) said on Monday it would spend about $1.36 billion to build a pulp mill in the United States in its first investment outside the country. 199 more words

China Alert

FDA Approves Salmon the First GM Animal Safe to Eat, Doesn't Require Labels

After decades of indecision, the Food and Drug Administration has finally approved its first genetically modified animal as safe to eat. Welcome a fast-growing GM Atlantic Salmon to your plate.

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Obama's FDA Nominee Will Oversee Former Clients

Updated 11/21/15 6:45 p.m.

President Obama’s nominee to lead the Food and Drug Administration temporarily recused himself from overseeing several large pharmaceutical companies due to potential conflict of interests in order to comply with federal ethics rules. 1,089 more words