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Corporate Trade Agenda Attacks Americans’ Right to Know


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Corporate Trade Agenda Attacks Americans’ Right to Know

WASHINGTON - Today, the World Trade Organization (WTO) ruled that mandatory country of origin labels (COOL) rules for meat and poultry that went into effect in the United States in 2013 are not compliant with global trade standards. The WTO continued to find that the goal of providing information to consumers was compliant with international trade rules, but it decided narrowly that the implementation of the rules for COOL labels negatively impacted livestock imports from Canada and Mexico.

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Corporate Anything (with an) Agenda Attacks Americans’ Right to Know