EPA Approves GMO Bt Toxin Residues in Your Food

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has recently released a final rule  which creates an exemption for Monsanto. It allows a higher level of residue tolerance in GMO foods and Bt toxins.This particular exemption allows residues of the bacterium Bacillus thuringiensis, commonly known as Bt in genetically modified food like soy, but similar exemptions have already been ruled for cotton and corn. A final rule, they say. Not if enough of us … Continue reading EPA Approves GMO Bt Toxin Residues in Your Food

EPA Approves GMO Bt Toxin Residues in Your Food

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has recently released a final rule  which creates an exemption for Monsanto. It allows a higher level of residue tolerance in GMO foods and Bt toxins.This particular exemption allows residues of the bacterium Bacillus thuringiensis, commonly known as Bt in genetically modified food like soy, but similar exemptions have already been ruled for cotton and corn. A final rule, they say. Not if enough of us … Continue reading EPA Approves GMO Bt Toxin Residues in Your Food