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GM Crops Failing to Tackle Climate Change

Feb. 26, 2010 / Posted by: KTrout / Categories: Blog

A new report from Friends of the Earth International reveals that claims made by the biotech industry that genetically modified (GM) crops can combat climate change are both exaggerated and premature.

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EPA Releases Final Biofuels Mandate Rules (RFS2)

Feb. 25, 2010 / Posted by: KTrout / Categories: Blog

In early February 2010, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) released its final rules on the Renewable Fuels Standard. Friends of the Earth and allied groups had pushed the EPA to account for the indirect greenhouse gas emissions that biofuel...

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