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|Fact Sheet on Genetically Engineered Trees|
To download the two page fact sheet on the dangers of GE trees, click on the PDF icon below: GE trees Factsheet 3:13.pdf ...
3/07/2013 5:14 am Read More
|Resources and Background Information Pertaining to GE Eucalyptus Lawsuit|
Below you will find information and resources pertaining to the lawsuit filed by Global Justice Ecology Project, the Center for Biological Diversity, Sierra Club, the Center for Food Safety, Dogwood Alliance and the International Center for Technology Assessment to stop the planting of 260,000 genetically engineered trees (eucalyptus) across seven southern US states. The USDA's final Environmental Assessment (EA) from April 2010: April, 2010 Final EA.pdf The USDA's Finding of No Significant Impact (FONSI) regarding the request by GE tree company ArborGen to plant the GE eucalyptus trees: ASDA APHIS Final EA FONSI.pdf The counties where the field trials will be located ...
7/01/2010 2:14 pm Read More
|A COMMON VISION OF THE PROBLEM OF EUCALYPTUS PLANTATIONS |
ArborGen hopes to plant over half a billion genetically engineered eucalyptus trees in plantations across the US South, according to the CEO of ArborGen parent company Rubicon. ArborGen also plans to distribute their cold-tolerant GE eucalyptus trees for planting across the globe. --The GJEP Team ** In the year 2005, “A common vision for transforming the European paper industry” was presented publicly, a document signed by a broad representation of European environmentalist and social organisations pooling demands to the European paper industry. One of the demands made by the ecologist movement called for a “Europe that consumes dramatically less paper than at present”, ...
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