Associations, consumer groups weigh in on GMO bill

Snack Food Association president and CEO Tom Dempsey urged Congress Wednesday to approve the Safe and Accurate Food Labeling Act, which would prevent individual states from mandating GMO labeling.

Representing food manufacturers before the U.S. House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Health, Dempsey said, “Absent a federal GMO solution, manufacturers will have essentially three options in order to comply with state labeling laws (order new packaging, reformulate so no label is r

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