Okanagan Specialty Fruits is a small biotech company from central BC. For the past twenty years they have been trying to get their main product to market, jumping regulatory hoop after hoop. All they have been trying to sell is an apple. But their apples are special. They don’t brown like a normal apple when . . . → Read More: Terahertz: Arctic Apples highlight absurdity of GM regulations
Corporate ‘responsibility’ is put on display in this fine segment from John Oliver.
Filed under: Media Tagged: Black Humour, GM, John Oliver, State of the Media
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A recent German study found glyphosate – the active chemical in Monsanto’s widely used Roundup weed killer – in all human urine samples tested – and at levels 5 to 20 times the legal safe limit for drinking water. Think about that. Glyphosate has been shown to harm the digestive tract, impair nutrient absorption, cause . . . → Read More: Writings of J. Todd Ring: Toxic weedkiller found in EVERY human urine sample tested – at levels 5 to 20 times legal safe limit for drinking water
Inspired by this headline: http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/story/2012/08/14/caw-auto-industry-contract-talks.html