After combing through some 900 publications on technology for genetically modified organisms and reviewing 700 public comments, the committee concluded that the evidence suggests GMOs pose no substantial risk to human or environmental health. However, the committee acknowledged the “inherent difficulty of detecting subtle or long-term effects on health or the environment,” they wrote in an accompanying statement.
Drinking soda is considered safe also, isn’t it? And so is fast food, isn’t it? Yet we hear all the time sugar and highly processed foods are causing obesity, diabetes, and heart disease.
The debate around GMO has been to label it. Let me make my own choice – thank you very much. And keep it out of organics along with anything containing nano-stuffs.