Oct 3

Compositional differences in soybeans on the market: Glyphosate accumulates in Roundup Ready GM soybeans


Edited: Oct 3


This study rejects that GM soy is “substantially equivalent” to non-GM soybeans.


  • Glyphosate tolerant GM soybeans contain high residues of glyphosate and AMPA.

  • Soybeans from different agricultural practices differ in nutritional quality.

  • Organic soybeans showed a more healthy nutritional profile than other soybeans.

  • Organic soy contained more sugars, protein and zinc, but less fibre and omega-6.

  • This study rejects that GM soy is “substantially equivalent” to non-GM soybeans.


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Compositional differences in soybeans on the market - Glyphosate accumulates in Roundup Ready GM soybeanspdf




Source: https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0308814613019201

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