GM FOODS NEED OVERSIGHT FROM FDA: REPORT

WASHINGTON -- A consumer organization is calling for stricter government regulation of genetically modified foods.aire approach to the regulation of GM foods allows manufacturers to market products to consumers with little government oversight and frees the Food and Drug Administration from blame if the foods are ultimately found to be unsafe."FDA allows manufacturers complete freedom to assert that

WASHINGTON -- A consumer organization is calling for stricter government regulation of genetically modified foods.

aire approach to the regulation of GM foods allows manufacturers to market products to consumers with little government oversight and frees the Food and Drug Administration from blame if the foods are ultimately found to be unsafe.

"FDA allows manufacturers complete freedom to assert that a new product is 'substantially equivalent' to an existing food, [and such]

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