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Earth Wins a Round in EPA Court Battle

“ In July, the EPA amended the rule to allow states and the EPA to suspend groundwater monitoring requirements at coal-ash sites if it’s determined there’s no potential for pollutants to move into some aquifers. The rule was the first signed…

 

GM Watch news

US wants China to approve more GM crops under trade deal The US is seeking better access for imports of GM crops into China as part of a trade deal currently under discussion between the two sides. The subject, long…

 

76 Environmental Rules on the Way Out Under Trump

“The Trump administration has, in many instances, pared back these regulations in favor of more expansive energy extraction policies — often as a direct response to petitions from oil, gas and coal companies. Mr. Trump has argued that supporting the…

 

More GM Watch news from around the planet

  Meta-analysis reveals major unintended differences between GMO and non-GMO cultivated plants The myth of “substantial equivalence” between GM crops and their closest non-GM relatives (called “isolines”) has taken yet another scientific hit. Researchers performed a meta-analysis of genetic data…