FDA: Particular GE-Raised Salmon No Threat to Environment

ROCKVILLE, Md. — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has announced — amid criticism from consumer groups — a draft environmental assessment indicating aparticular genetically engineered Atlantic salmon would not have a significant impact on the U.S. environment.

The agency made the announcement public via its website on Friday, Dec. 22, and then posted it in the Federal Register on Tuesday.

The announcement, which has come under strong criticism

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