Nine out of 10 consumers agree: If it’s GMO, they have a right to know
According to a recent poll conducted by The Mellman Group, 9 out of 10 (or 91 percent of) Americans support mandatory labeling of foods containing genetically modified organisms (GMOs). Click To Tweet— “Frankenfoods,” as some people in the food revolution movement often call them.
This preference for GMO labeling has been supported by eight other polls, according to the Center for Food Safety. On top of that public demand, a group of CEOs from 127 food companies wrote to President Obama, urging him to support labeling of GMO foods. Most recently, in response to the FDA’s approval of GMO salmon for human consumption, a New York Times editorial called for mandatory GMO labeling.