User Guide – Literature Review on Biodiversity

01.01.2011

User Guide – Literature Review on Biodiversity

This user guide provides highlights of a recently published article of the positive impacts of biotech crops on biodiversity, and tips for communicating this information to stakeholders in your region.
 
GM CROPS –
IMPACTS OF GM CROPS ON BIODIVERSITY
 
In 2010, CropLife International commissioned a literature review on the impact of plant biotechnology and crop protection products on biodiversity worldwide. The January/ February/ March 2011 issue of the journal, GM Crops, features a peer-reviewed article by Janet E. Carpenter, “Impacts of GM crops on biodiversity,” which summarises the review of substantial body of peer-reviewed literature that now exists on the potential impacts of biotech crops on the environment.