Video: How GMOs are, or are not, regulated

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Pink pineapples, non-browning produce along with additional genetically modified organisms are becoming part of our food system. Though most scientists say they’re safe, GMOs still face fierce opposition coming from critics. nevertheless what about the federal agencies which can approve or shoot down modified crops headed for consumers? Where do they stand?

The answer may surprise you—although some GMOs are lassoed with strict regulations, others are slipping through loopholes with no federal oversight at all.

Find out more about how GMOs are regulated from the latest Speaking of Chemistry video:

Video: How GMOs are, or are not, regulated

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