What The Papers Say: No allies for champions of modified foods
Genetically-modified (GM) seeds and food continued to receive
attention this week. Raisio, the Finnish supplier of Benecol, the
margarine that reduces cholesterol, can go straight to a European launch
because it doesn’t need EU approval. EU-imposed tests must be conducted
on Monsanto’s GM seeds, however, and green groups opposed both seeds and
allegedly dangerous environmental tests of seeds.