5 Oct 2015

Biotech industry calls for eased restrictions on GMOs

From Nine To Noon, 9:08 am on 5 October 2015

NZBIO says the The Hazardous Substances and New Organisms Act hasn't kept pace with rapid developments in GM technology. It says the current legislation fails to take into account relative risk and puts undue hardship on local businesses and researchers. However others say further releases of GM plants and animals puts New Zealand's clean green brand at risk.