Friday, June 25, 2010

Fake organic foods proliferate from China

"Think those "organic" strawberries from China are better for environment? Think again.

This story was originally reported by PRI's The World. For more, listen to the audio above.

The organic label is meant to signify that a food is relatively environmentally friendly: Organic producers are forbidden from using many synthetic pesticides and fertilizers. When that organic food comes from China, that label may not mean much."

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