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Statement of EWG’s Scott Faber on Passage of DARK Act by Senate Agriculture Committee


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Statement of EWG’s Scott Faber on Passage of DARK Act by Senate Agriculture Committee

WASHINGTON - The Environmental Working Group issued the following statement today after the Senate Agriculture Committee narrowly passed a version of the House-adopted what EWG calls the Deny Americans the Right to Know, or DARK Act.

The bill would block states from enacting GMO labeling laws and make it harder for companies to voluntarily label foods made with genetically engineered ingredients. Scott Faber, EWG’s senior vice president of government affairs, said:

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