IHS Chemical Week

Chemical Week Magazine :: Business & Finance :: United States/Americas

EU set to okay DuPont biotech seed

8:19 AM MST | February 21, 2014 | —Rebecca Coons

The European Commission is set to approve cultivation of DuPont’s 1507, a genetically modified (GM) maize, after 28 EU member-state representatives were unable to reach a qualified majority to ban the seed by a court-mandated deadline. According to reports, 19 ministers voted on 11 February against approving the seed. Germany abstained from the vote, citing differing opinions within its own government. Under EU law, the outcome does not constitute a qualified majority. The commission is now required to approve the seed, although the timetable is unclear...

This information is only available to Chemical Week subscribers.

Username:
Password:

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 © 2014 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