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Debate and Policies on Labeling GM Foods


Works Cited


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Bosco, MaryEllen L. “Organic Dilemma: As Health-Savvy Consumers Cultivate the Natural/Organic Patch, Retailers Face Thorny Issues: Do They Integrate, Segregate, or Complement? And Do They Weed Out GM Foods or Label Them?” Supermarket News. 10 April 2000. 2 February 2004. <!xrn_2_0_A61605822?sw_aep=nclivedc>


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