Dave Stancliff Researchers say 'Organic has no health benefits' blogarama.com

Wednesday, July 29, 2009

Researchers say 'Organic has no health benefits'

Organic food is no healthier than ordinary food, a large independent review has concluded.

There is little difference in nutritional value and no evidence of any extra health benefits from eating organic produce, UK researchers found.

The Food Standards Agency who commissioned the report said the findings would help people make an "informed choice".

But the Soil Association criticized the study and called for better research.

Researchers from the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine looked at all the evidence on nutrition and health benefits from the past 50 years.

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2 comments:

Rose said...

Probably tastes better though.

Rose said...

Yay, no moderation!