Monday, January 17, 2005

Monsanto pays up

href="http://www.greenpeace.org/international_en/news/details?
item_id=704677" target=_blank>What do you do if you're trying to plant
genetically engineered cotton in a hurry, but the government wants to
make sure there won't be any environmental damage from doing so? If
you're the giant Monsanto corporation, one answer might be: bribe
somebody to skip over that pesky environmental assessment. Who knows
how many times this tried and true practice has worked before? This
time, they've been caught red-handed in Indonesia, and fined US$1.5
million.


posted by ryan griffis  # 4:44 PM

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