The Environmental Working Group is not an expert in science — they are experts in marketing that use fear to influence consumer decisions.
Articles by Dr. Kevin Folta
Nowadays labels extol the absence of something that never was there in the first place. Such marketing schemes manipulate the buying habits of consumers.
At a time when all of our affluent-world food is produced with care and regulation, it is disgusting to see safe food demonized in a marketing gimmick.
Five years later, an image of grotesque rats is still used as rhetoric against safe technology that could decrease the cost and environmental impact of farming.
There was a time before the clickbait news era when scientific information had to pass peer review before a reporter would write a piece about it.
Experts should make it clear that ‘GMO’ is not an acceptable term when discussing science.