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GM Contamination Register
Incident details
Region/Continent and country:
Europe / Sweden
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What was contaminated:
Food
GM organism involved:
Rice
Year incident occurred:
2006

Route of contamination
Failure of control systems at Bayer CropScience

Sweden - Unauthorised GM rice from the USA reported

In 2006, the Swedish authorities notified the EU and its Member States that it had identified 8 cases of unauthorised GM rice in shipments from the United States

For further details of the global rice contamination by LLRICE601 click here
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Further information

2006 - Week 46: EU Rapid Alert System for Food and Feed >

2006 - Week 45: EU Rapid Alert System for Food and Feed >

2006 - Week 41: EU Rapid Alert System for Food and Feed >

2006 - Week 35: EU Rapid Alert System for Food and Feed >


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