Volume 92 Issue 49 | p. 5 | News of The Week
Issue Date: December 8, 2014

Celebrity Chefs Ask Congress For Mandatory Labels On Genetically Modified Foods

Lobbying: Culinary artists oppose federal legislative efforts to block state labeling laws
Department: Government & Policy
News Channels: Environmental SCENE
Keywords: GMOs, genetically modified organisms, food labeling, Congress

Popular chefs mixed with lawmakers on Capitol Hill last week hoping to stir up enthusiasm for mandatory labeling of foods that contain genetically modified organisms (GMOs).

Led by Tom Colicchio, a judge on the television show “Top Chef,” the renowned cooks urged members of Congress to pass legislation (S. 809 and H.R. 1699) introduced by . . .

To view the rest of this content, please log in with your ACS ID.

Chemical & Engineering News
ISSN 0009-2347
Copyright © American Chemical Society