What Are GMOs & How Many US Foods Contain Them? (Infographic)
Written by Matthew McDermott, Treehugger
In light of it being GMO Awareness Month this October, and that we’ve has written extensively on the subject but never done a really succinct piece on what a genetically modified organism is, I’m passing on this infographic from Nature’s Path Organic Foods. It does a good job of explaining what a GMO is, and the current situation in regards to requiring labeling on them in food in various places around the world.
Hint: The US and Canada don’t require labeling, while many other major countries do.
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