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Coexistence of Genetically Modified, Conventional, and Organic Crops in the European Union: The Community Framework

Margaret Rosso Grossman

in The Regulation of Genetically Modified Organisms: Comparative Approaches

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2010
ISBN:
9780199542482
eISBN:
9780191594342
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199542482.003.0007
Subject:
Law, Environmental and Energy Law

Increased global cultivation of GM crops raises concerns about the coexistence of GM varieties with conventional and organic crops. In the European Union, where few GM crops are grown, GM content ... More


European Community Legislation for Traceability and Labeling of Genetically Modifi ed Crops, Food, and Feed

Margaret Rosso Grossman

in Labeling Genetically Modified Food: The Philosophical and Legal Debate

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
January 2008
ISBN:
9780195326864
eISBN:
9780199870325
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195326864.003.0004
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy

This chapter discusses European Community legislation for traceability and labeling of genetically modified crops, food, and feed. After a brief discussion of EC law making and the role of the ... More


Genetically Modified Crops: Effects on Bees and Pollination

Lora A. Morandin

in Bee Pollination in Agricultural Ecosystems

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
September 2008
ISBN:
9780195316957
eISBN:
9780199871575
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195316957.003.0012
Subject:
Biology, Animal Biology, Plant Sciences and Forestry

Genetic modification (GM) of crops has been accompanied by concerns of environmental impact, including effects to beneficial organisms such as bees. Currently, most commercial GM crops are modified ... More


Genetically Modified Crops and Food in the United States: The Federal Regulatory Framework, State Measures, and Liability in Tort

Margaret Rosso Grossman

in The Regulation of Genetically Modified Organisms: Comparative Approaches

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2010
ISBN:
9780199542482
eISBN:
9780191594342
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199542482.003.0013
Subject:
Law, Environmental and Energy Law

GM crops and their products in the United States are regulated the USDA, EPA, and FDA under policy articulated in the 1986 Coordinated Framework — a complex system of laws, regulations, policy ... More


Environmental Damage and Genetically Modified Organisms

Ruth Mackenzie

in Environmental Damage in International and Comparative Law: Problems of Definition and Valuation

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780199255733
eISBN:
9780191698262
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199255733.003.0005
Subject:
Law, Environmental and Energy Law, Comparative Law

This chapter focuses on the risks posed by genetically modified crops. It argues that many of the risks which are likely to materialize fall comfortably within traditional heads of damage such as ... More


The Genetic Modification of NP Pathways—Possible Opportunities and Possible Pitfalls

Richard Firn

in Nature's Chemicals: The Natural Products that shaped our world

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
February 2010
ISBN:
9780199566839
eISBN:
9780191721700
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199566839.003.0010
Subject:
Biology, Ecology, Biochemistry / Molecular Biology

Natural Products are such an important part of the world's economy that it was inevitable that academic and industrial scientists would cast their eyes over the organisms making NPs, and consider how ... More


Renatured Biology: Getting Past Postmodernism in the Life ciences

Stuart A. Newman

in Without Nature?: A New Condition for Theology

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
March 2011
ISBN:
9780823230693
eISBN:
9780823237227
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fso/9780823230693.003.0006
Subject:
Religion, Theology

Acknowledging that gene-centered biologists increasingly eschew the idea of naturality for its imprecision, this chapter argues that the conceptual distinction of natural ... More


Engineering Trouble: Biotechnology and Its Discontents

Rachel Schurman (ed.)

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780520237612
eISBN:
9780520937499
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520237612.001.0001
Subject:
History, History of Science, Technology, and Medicine

Talk of genetically engineered organisms (GEOs) has moved from the hushed corridors of life science corporations to the front pages of the world's major newspapers. As Europeans began rejecting ... More


Genetically modified crops: Frankenfood or environmental boon?

Michelle Marvier

in Effective Conservation Science: Data Not Dogma

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
December 2017
ISBN:
9780198808978
eISBN:
9780191846687
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198808978.003.0016
Subject:
Biology, Biodiversity / Conservation Biology, Ecology

This chapter explores ongoing debates surrounding the environmental safety of genetically modified (GM) crops. Systematic review and meta-analysis provide convincing evidence that Bt crops are safer ... More


Soybeans and Power: Genetically Modified Crops, Environmental Politics, and Social Movements in Argentina

Pablo Lapegna

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780190215132
eISBN:
9780190215170
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190215132.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Politics, Social Movements and Social Change

Genetically modified (GM) or transgenic crops transformed global agriculture since their commercial release in the mid-1990s. GM crops are the product of genetically engineered seeds that are ... More


Despotism and Democracy in the United Kingdom: Experiments in Reframing Citizenship

Robert Doubleday and Brian Wynne

in Reframing Rights: Bioconstitutionalism in the Genetic Age

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
August 2013
ISBN:
9780262015950
eISBN:
9780262298667
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262015950.003.0126
Subject:
Biology, Bioethics

This chapter concentrates on the introduction of genetically modified (GM) crops and foods into Britain. It describes how citizenship was reframed through the partial realignment of governance with ... More


Genetically Modified Crops: A Tale of Varied Policy Change

Alasdair R. Young

in Supplying Compliance with Trade Rules: Explaining the EU's Responses to Adverse WTO Rulings

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
October 2021
ISBN:
9780192845610
eISBN:
9780191937835
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780192845610.003.0006
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics, Political Economy

This chapter presents the EU’s responses with respect to three closely related policies: the approval of genetically modified (GM) crops for sale and (separately) for cultivation and efforts to lift ... More


Introduction: GM Crops, Global Ethnography, and the Dynamics of Demobilization

Pablo Lapegna

in Soybeans and Power: Genetically Modified Crops, Environmental Politics, and Social Movements in Argentina

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780190215132
eISBN:
9780190215170
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190215132.003.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Politics, Social Movements and Social Change

This chapter introduces the broad questions tackled by the book: What challenges do subordinate groups face when seeking to address environmental problems threatening their health and livelihoods? ... More


Water and Land Pollution

Sigmund F. Zakrzewski (ed.)

in Environmental Toxicology

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780195148114
eISBN:
9780197565629
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780195148114.003.0016
Subject:
Chemistry, Environmental Chemistry

Water covers 70% of the earth’s surface. Only 3% of this is freshwater, which is indispensable in sustaining plant and animal life. The amount of freshwater is maintained constant by the ... More


Epilogue

Helen Anne Curry

in Evolution Made to Order: Plant Breeding and Technological Innovation in Twentieth-Century America

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780226390086
eISBN:
9780226390116
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226390116.003.0017
Subject:
History, History of Science, Technology, and Medicine

Americans have long imagined the existence of an easy route to innovating living things, especially the plants that underpin American agricultural production. As the epilogue reiterates, that route ... More


Researching agri-environmental problems with others

Sue Oreszczyn, Les Levidow, and Dave Wield

in Mapping Environmental Sustainability: Reflecting on Systemic Practices for Participatory Research

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9781447331575
eISBN:
9781447331599
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447331575.003.0003
Subject:
Earth Sciences and Geography, Environmental Geography

This chapter focuses on agri-environmental projects (those concerned with the environment but carried out in agricultural contexts) that involve controversial issues, such as the introduction and ... More


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