|New Report: Maine people are polluted with dangerous chemicals called phthalates|
Alliance for a Clean and Healthy Maine - 3/18/2014. Maine people are polluted with chemicals called phthalates, according to a new report released today by the Alliance for a Clean and Healthy Maine. The report, titled "Hormones Disrupted: Toxic Phthalates in Maine People," captures the stories and reactions of 25 Mainers who provided urine samples to test for the presence of seven different phthalates, a group of hormone-disrupting chemicals that are widely used in consumer products.
|Battle over GMO food labels in N.H. to have impact on Maine|
Portland Press Herald - 3/16/2014.
By Chris Adams - Manchester, New Hampshire: In this small state with a very big legislature, the top official at the association for grocery stores knew he had a lot of people to convince about an important food-labeling bill. But he also had a lot of members on his side.
|GM cow a step closer to commercial pastures|
China Daily - 3/15/2014. By Shan Juan - A type of domestically grown genetically modified dairy cow resistant to an infection that lowers milk yield is expected to reach the market in five to eight years, according to a national legislator.