New proposals would eliminate transparency on GMOs in Canada

New proposals would eliminate transparency on GMOs in Canada

April 2022. Health Canada and the CFIA are proposing to remove government regulation for many new GMOs produced using the new genetic engineering techniques of genome editing (also called gene editing). If allowed to move forward, these changes would result in a...
GMO Review

GMO Review

November 30, 2021 This GMO Review is a snapshot of the most up-to-date information on genetically modified organisms (GMOs) in Canada. Follow the links on each page for more in-depth information on that topic and to take action. Click here to download the GMO...
GMOs in your grocery store: Ranking company transparency

GMOs in your grocery store: Ranking company transparency

December 2020 Our report is a new tool to inform Canadians about genetically modified organisms (GMOs) in the marketplace and, in particular, the status of whole GM foods – fruits, vegetables, and fish – in Canada’s largest grocery chains. The report ranks...
“Golden Rice” – GM Vitamin-A Rice

“Golden Rice” – GM Vitamin-A Rice

November 2019 Golden Rice is the name of a rice that has been genetically engineered to produce beta-carotene, which the body can convert into vitamin A. It is being promoted as a solution to the serious problem of vitamin A deficiency (VAD) in countries such as the...