Prop 37 Battle Rages in California

Prop 37 Battle Rages in California

“[Proposition 37] is a business-friendly law that gives companies 18 months to change their packaging." — Stacy Malkan, media director for the Yes on Prop 37 — California Right to Know Campaign

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — The debate over Proposition 37 — a California ballot initiative to label genetically modified foods — is heating up as the election draws near.

While only a handful of crops are genetically modified — including some squash, papaya, sweet corn, soy, cotton and sugar beets (a GE apple and salmon might soon be approved) — GM ingredients are widely used in processed foods, according to Stacy Malkan, media director for the Yes on Prop 37 — Ca

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