Non-Purified and Purified Genetically Modified Cotton (GMO)

gmo cotton seedling

Today we’ll talk about GMOs, which has obviously been a hot topic over the past few years. Obviously, we’ll focus on GMOs as they pertain to cotton.Let’s start at the most basic level: GMO is the acronym for a Genetically Modified Organism, which means that specific genes have been spliced into the DNA of the […]

Cotton Fiber Is GMO-Free After Scouring And Bleaching

Cotton growing in the wild.

We’ll start with the statement that ultimately came from our 2002 position paper on genetically modified cotton: Independent laboratory tests show that after scouring/bleaching there are no GM/transgenic proteins present in processed GM cotton and as such it is indistinguishable from processed non-GM cotton.