A week ago, the Just Label It campaign announced that it had secured 1 million signatures, the highest ever for a food-related protest to the FDA.
In case you are not familiar with the Just Label It campaign, here’s a quick summary.
Last fall, a petition was filed with the FDA to mandate that genetically-modified foods (GMOs) be labeled. For several months, people could comment on this filing and a nationwide campaign was established (Just Label It) to help raise awareness, build support, and gather signatures.
The window to submit comments to the FDA closed last week, and we were able to submit a record-setting 1 million signatures.
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