Dear Food Producers,
During the ongoing impacts of the pandemic, economic uncertainty, and unequal access to healthy food, we need more integrity and safety in our food supply, not less. Whenever there are job losses and lack of insurance many families are less likely to call an ambulance or get hospital care during a food allergy reaction, increasing the risk of death.
In addition, the FDA’s announcement to allow food companies to switch out food ingredients, even temporarily during the COVID-19 situation, such as sunflower and canola oil, can have immediate, life-threatening, allergenic health effects. Allowing unlabeled ingredients, no matter what they are, destroys the long-term integrity of our food supply, both nationally and internationally.
Our government has failed to regulate the food supply and protect the health of the American people and people around the world. If actions are not taken by food producers, our health, the integrity of our food supply, and international trade relations, will be threatened. We ask for your partnership in rectifying this situation.
This is the time for food producers to do better than the FDA, not only because people will find out who did the right thing, but because it is the right thing to do.
We ask for food producers to make a public statement and respond to Moms Across America by June 19 regarding the following requests and your company's commitments:Read more
A few weeks ago, breaking news was that 95% of baby foods tested, 168 samples, by Healthy Babies Bright Future (HBBF), were found to contain heavy metals. 1 out of 4 contained all 4 of the heavy metals: arsenic, cadmium, lead, and mercury. What did not make the news was WHY. And HOW we can stop this unthinkable poisoning of our babies. Then news of Maui residents suing Monsanto for chemical exposure and birth defects broke. Once again, our babies, the future of our country, are being harmed by chemical companies but our government refuses to hold Bayer/Monsanto accountable for these tragedies.Read more
Have you heard about Glyphosate/Roundup in our water, urine, breast milk, honey, sanitary products, food, beer and WINE?
Even organic wine?
Enough is enough!
The widespread contamination of glyphosate MUST STOP.
Please join us with a strong message to the EPA that they must revoke the license of glyphosate!
Sign petition on Care2.org now!
Zen and MAA Team