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Study Claims Carrageenan Causes No Adverse Effects
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • August 12 2016

A study commissioned by the International Food Additives Council (IFAC) has claimed that when used as a gelling or thickening agent in foods


FTC and USDA Examine Consumer Perceptions of “Organic” Non-Agricultural Products
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • August 12 2016

The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) have released an August 10, 2016, joint report examining consumers'


NAP Issues Report Targeting Potential Relationship Between Chemical Exposures and Obesity
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • August 5 2016

The National Academies Press (NAP) has published a report summarizing a March 2015 workshop held by the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering


OEHHA Proposes Extension of Emergency Measure Governing BPA Disclosure
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • July 22 2016

The California Environmental Protection Agency's Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment (OEHHA) has proposed initiating a regular


Court Vacates Organic Fertilizer Rule for APA Violation
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • June 24 2016

A California federal court has invalidated an amended section of the Organic Foods Production Act that allowed organic producers to use compost


NAS Report Discusses Benefits and Risks of Gene Drive Research
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • June 10 2016

The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering and Medicine (NAS) has released a study examining research into man-made gene drives, a type of gene


NAS Report Finds No Evidence of Human Health Risk from GE Crops
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • May 20 2016

The National Academy of Sciences, Engineering and Medicine (NAS) has published a report finding "no substantiated evidence of a difference in risks


French Court Overturns Ban on GMO Maize; Later Ban Still in Effect
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • France
  • April 22 2016

France’s highest administrative court, the Conseil d’État, has reportedly invalidated a 2014 decree banning Monsanto’s MON810 maize, a genetically


Environmental Groups Sue FDA over GE Salmon Approval
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • April 8 2016

Food and Water Watch, the Center for Food Safety, Friends of the Earth and other consumer and environmental groups have filed a lawsuit against the U


OEHHA Takes Emergency Measure on Prop. 65 Warnings for BPA Exposure
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • March 18 2016

The California Environmental Protection Agency’s Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment (OEHHA) has proposed an emergency action to