Weaker environmental safeguards for genetically engineered foods

Novel foods and food ingredients containing or consisting of genetically modified organisms (GMOs) are to be excluded from an EC regulatory system intended to protect the environment against the risks posed by deliberate releases of GMOs. Under a new proposal issued by the European Commission, they would be subject to a separate control scheme whose details will be established by officials rather than embodied in legislation, and which appears to offer fewer safeguards for the environment.1

Sign in to continue

Sign in

Trouble signing in?

Reset password: Click here

Email: report@ends.co.uk

Call: 020 8267 8120

Register for
Free Trial

  • 14 day access to subscriber-only content



Prices on request

  • Full access to endsreport.com for 12 months
  • Monthly print issues
  • Clear and accessible guidance on relevant legislation
  • Integration with ENDS Compliance Manager helping you plan ahead and ensure compliance for your organisation
  • Individual or bespoke multi-user packages available

See all benefits