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EU industry slams another GMO approval delay

The European biotechnology industry association, EuropaBio, has criticised another delay by the EU authorities in processing applications to cultivate Dow AgroSciences/ DuPont's genetically modified insect-resistant 1507 maize and Syngenta's insect-resistant Bt11 maize. Following an internal meeting of EU Commissioners in May, the European Commission decided to refer the dossiers back to the European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) for reconsideration.



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