Policies and regulations in Mexico with regard to genetic technology and food security
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Colmenarez Ortiz, Claudia
Ortiz Garcia, Sol
- Publisher: Springer International Publishing
Law and Political Science | Biotehcnology-Food Safety-GMOs-Biosafety Regulations
In 1988 the first application for field trials of a GMO was formally received in Mexico. Since then a Biosafety law, few bylaws and national official standards were enacted in order to regulate the safe use of GMOs and to evaluate, control and avoid adverse effects to h...