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Ad for Gerber baby formula: Deceptively cute

October 30, 2014 by Aditi Jhaveri , Consumer Education Specialist, FTC You want the best for your baby. So when you see an ad for formula that

AquaBounty Fined for Repeated Environmental Violations on Genetically Engineered Salmon

For Immediate Release: Contacts: Abigail Seiler - Center for Food Safety, 202-547-9359, pr@centerforfoodsafety.org Dana Perls - Friends of the Earth, 202-783-7400, DPerls@foe.org Rich Bindell - Food & Water Watch, ...
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Food & Water Watch Sues USDA to Stop the New Poultry Inspection System

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 11, 2014 Contact: Kate Fried, Food & Water Watch, 202-683-2500, kfried(at)fwwatch(dot)org Food & Water Watch Sues USDA to Stop the New Poultry Inspection System Washington, D.C. – Today ...
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Producer of tainted dietary supplements sentenced in federal court

FDA News Release Producer of tainted dietary supplements sentenced in federal court For Immediate Release June 23, 2014 Release Nikki Haskell, the owner and chief executive officer of Balanced Health ...
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FTC Testifies Before Senate Commerce Subcommittee on Agency Efforts to Combat Fraudulent and Deceptive Claims for Weight-Loss Products

Editor's comment:  Some studies provide evidence suggesting that taking green coffee bean extract dietary supplements can reduce weight gain in animals. However, food consumers need to do ...
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Legal Petition: Public Interest Groups Challenge USDA Organic Power Grab

June 17, 2014 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEContact: Aimee Simpson, 202-543-5450asimpson@BeyondPesticides.org, www.beyondpesticides.orgAbigail Seiler, 443-854-4368aseiler@centerforfoodsafety.org, www.centerforfoodsafety.orgWill Fantle, 715-839-7731wfantle@cornucopia.org, www.cornucopia.org Citizen Groups Challenge USDA’s Power Grab "Threatening" Organic Integrity Legal Petition Filed to Restore Organic Board’s Independent Authority Set ...
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It's Official. Big Food Sues Vermont

Dear Organic Consumer, Today, Monsanto and the Grocery Manufacturers Association (GMA) filed a lawsuit in federal the U.S. District Court, State of Vermont, to overturn Vermont’s ...
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Food & Water Watch Petitions USDA to Stop Allowing Imports of Beef Produced Under Privatized Inspection

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 6, 2014 Contact: Kate Fried, Food & Water Watch, (202) 683-4905, kfried@fwwatch.org Food & Water Watch Petitions USDA to Stop Allowing Imports of Beef Produced Under ...
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FDA targets illegal online pharmacies in globally coordinated action

May 22, 2014 The U.S. Food and Drug Administration, in partnership with other federal and international agencies, took action this week against websites that sell potentially ...
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Farm, Ranch and Consumer Groups Applaud Federal Appeals Court COOL Ruling (PR)

For Immediate ReleaseFriday, March 28, 2014   Farm, Ranch and Consumer Groups Applaud Federal Appeals Court COOL Ruling Decision rejects meatpacker demand to halt popular country of origin ...
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