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NZ Herald: Institute – Our GM safety has improved

Peter Griffin posted in on August 3rd, 2010.

Jarrod Booker writes in the New Zealand Herald about Plant and Food Research’s contention that its safety procedures are adequate, following an investigation into the second escape in 2 years of GM plants from a facility belonging to it. It says that it has learned from the latest breach, and has tightened its procedures to […]

NZ Herald: Lab errors leads to GE leak

Peter Griffin posted in on August 2nd, 2010.

David Fisher writes in the New Zealand Herald about a probe into last year’s GE breach at Plant and Food Research’s Lincoln lab. While no criminal charges have been laid, the probe found that there were a number of problems related to the handling of the GE seeds, including not using the proper equipment to […]

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