Testbiotech starts EFSA GMO Watch

Initiative for more transparency in the risk assessment of genetically engineered plants
Thursday, 5 November 2009

Today Testbiotech starts its EFSA GMO Watch Newsletter project. The newsletter will give an overview of the European Food Safety Authority’s (EFSA) activities concerning genetically engineered plants. Current reports from the EFSA and new applications from industry are the focus of this information service. The newsletter is directed towards journalists and interested parties. Testbiotech e. V. has further background information on its website (www.testbiotech.org/efsa/newsletter).


For further information please contact
Christoph Then, executive director, Tel 0151 54 63 80 40 or
Andrea Reiche, press officer, Tel +49 (0)89 35 89 92 76
Testbiotech e.V. Institute for Impact Assessment of Biotechnology
Frohschammerstr. 14, 80807 Munich, Germany
Tel: 089 - 35 89 92 76