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New report shows that GMO labeling is a good deal for consumers

by Maureen Mahoney What’s $2.30? It’s less than the cost of a birthday card. It’s about the cost of a tube of toothpaste. And, according to a new study, it’s the median yearly increase​ per consumer in the price of food if Oregon approves GMO labeling. That’s less than one cent each day! Consumers Union asked the independent Continue Reading

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Are Genetically Engineered (GE) Foods Safe to Eat: What are the Risks and who Ensures Safety? Arcata, CA

Are Genetically Engineered (GE) Foods Safe to Eat: What are the Risks and who Ensures Safety? Michael Hansen, Ph.D. Senior Scientist, Consumers Union Distinguished Lecture Series, Humboldt State University, Arcata, CA September 5, 2014

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Genetically Engineered (GE) Foods: What are the Risks and Who Ensures Safety? Fortuna, CA

Genetically Engineered (GE) Foods: What are the Risks and Who Ensures Safety? Michael Hansen, Ph.D. Senior Scientist, Consumers Union Bear River Casino, Fortuna, CA September 6, 2014

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GMO labeling bill passes NY Assembly’s Consumer Affairs committee

Public interest groups and consumers’ rights advocates applaud bill’s passage

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Consumers Union statment on Vermont GMO labeling bill

Vermont has broken new ground by passing a bill with no strings attached, no conditions to be met, before it goes into effect in 2016.

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CU praises Vermont’s Senate for passing GMO labeling bill, would be first state in nation to enact such a law

Group urges Governor Shumlin to sign bill immediately

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CU testimony on CA SB 1381, a bill to require the labeling of genetically engineered food

Consumers Union supports California Senate bill 1381, genetic engineering labeling

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CU Testimony on Vermont H.112, a bill to require the labeling of genetically engineered food

Consumers Union supports Vermont bill, H 112, a bill to require the labeling of genetically engineered food

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CU testimony on Maryland bill SB 778, a bill to require the labeling of genetically engineered food

Consumers Union supports Maryland bill 1381, genetic engineering labeling

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CU encouraged by close vote in Washington state on genetically engineered food labeling initiative

Vows to continue to fight for mandatory labeling in states

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