GM food resources on the web
Nature - Focus
on GM Foods
Although much of the content on this site is restricted to subscribers, there
are four free articles on the state of GM food.
US Government-related sites:
United States Regulatory
Agencies Unified Biotechnology Website (EPA/FDA/USDA)
A unified website for the USDA, EPA, and FDA which
addresses the issues surrounding GM food. A very comprehensive and informative
site. Covers regulations, roles of each of the federal agencies, contact
information, etc. Also includes a searchable database of genetically engineered
States Department of Agriculture (USDA)
Includes laws and regulations pertaining to GM foods.
States Food and Drug Administration (FDA)
This site includes the text of draft guidance on GM
food labeling and a section on "information for consumers." Also
includes regulation and guidance pertaining to food safety.
Government Sites in the UK:
for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs
Includes a general overview of GM foods, along with
a nice summary of the issues of concern for the public in the UK.
Agriculture and Environmental
An independent advisory body to the UK government on
matters pertaining to the environment and agriculture.