GROUP SUES FDA ON GENETIC LABELING

WASHINGTON (FNS) -- A group opposed to genetically altered food being sold without warning labels has filed a lawsuit against the Food and Drug Administration to require such notification.The Alliance for Bio-Integrity, comprised of religious, consumer and health groups, claims that a food with altered genes could cause allergic reactions or become toxic. It is also concerned that any animal genes

WASHINGTON (FNS) -- A group opposed to genetically altered food being sold without warning labels has filed a lawsuit against the Food and Drug Administration to require such notification.

The Alliance for Bio-Integrity, comprised of religious, consumer and health groups, claims that a food with altered genes could cause allergic reactions or become toxic. It is also concerned that any animal genes might make their way into produce, thus making it possible for vegetarians to indirectl

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