IHS Chemical Week

EnviroTech :: Regulatory

Judge Halts Sale of GM Alfalfa Seeds

1:21 PM MDT | July 26, 2007 | Kara Sissell

A federal judge has issued a preliminary injunction barring the sale of Monsanto’s genetically modified (GM) alfalfa seeds effective immediately. The judge upheld a request by food safety activists that the judge halt the planting of GM alfalfa until the merits of their lawsuit against the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s approval can be decided. The Center for Food Safety (CFS; Washington) filed a lawsuit against USDA, saying the government did not conduct an adequate environmental safety review of the seeds, which are genetically modified to resist...

This information is only available to Chemical Week subscribers.


Forgot your user ID or password?
Click here to have it sent to you.

Risk Free Trial

Email Address

First Name

Last Name

Click here to register and get your RISK-FREE access to chemweek.com

Not an IHS Chemical Week
24/7 member yet?

Here's why you should be:

  • Searchable online archive access of the last 2 years of Chemical Week.
  • Print or digital magazine subscription
  • Price and market change alerts
  • Economic data and statistics
  • Buyers' Guides
  • Webcasts | whitepapers




contact us | about us | customer care | privacy policy | sitemap | advertise

ihsCopyright © 2015 IHS, Inc. All rights reserved. Reproduction in whole or in part without permission is prohibited.

North Asia Russia Southeast Asia China India/Pakistan Middle East Eastern Europe Western Europe Central America Canada USA Australia/New Zealand South America Africa