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US-EU free trade talks raises food saftey fears

22.01.14 @ 08:51

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European small farmers and organic food supporters fear the US-EU free trade pact will result in GM foods, hormone-treated beef and chlorinated chicken in Europe, reports the AFP. They say EU standards that guarantee quality would be undermined by global market rules, which lean to quantity and price.