Thursday, July 12, 2007

Group Against Organic Seafood Labelling

"Three non-governmental organizations (NGOs) are trying to prevent use of the word "organic" on seafood product labels in the United States, filing a complaint and legal petition Wednesday with the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) and the Federal Trade Commission (FTC).

The complaint and petition filed by Consumers Union, the Center for Food Safety, and Food and Water Watch are aimed at preventing use of the word "organic" on seafood products until the United States adopts rules governing what can be called organic seafood."

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