Attorney General Bob Ferguson today announced that he has filed an environmental lawsuit against Monsanto in King County Superior Court. The lawsuit seeks damages and cleanup costs associated with the polychlorinated produced for decades while hiding what they knew about the toxic chemicals’ harm to human health and the environment.
By Sustainable Pulse,
U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) has announced Friday that twenty two unapproved genetically modified (GMO) wheat plants have been discovered in Washington State, sending export markets in to panic.
PepsiCo, General Mills, and More Big Brands Spent Millions in Hidden Campaign to Thwart GMO Labeling
By: Whitney Filloon
The state of Washington is suing the food industry group that attempted to keep the brands' identities a secret.
By: Jim Brunner
A food-industry group tried to shield identities of major corporations that spent $11 million to defeat a 2013 food-labeling initiative in what Attorney General Bob Ferguson argues is among the worst cases of concealment in state history.
Breaking: Contamination Alert - Unapproved GMO Apple Found Being Tested 100 Feet From Conventional Apple Trees
WASHINGTON -- An inspection of an orchard of experimental, genetically modified apples in central Washington last year turned up a troubling finding – gene-altered trees flowering less than 100 feet from conventional apple trees.
By Laura Michina,
In a desperate move to divert attention from what many believe is a food system revolution, the Food and Drug Administration announced last Thursday it will phase out trans fats, indicating they are a threat to people’s health.