European animal feed may be contaminated with GM additive

European animal feed may be contaminated with GM additive

Vitamin B2 additive may be resistant to antibiotics

French newspaper Le Monde reported that a memo issued by Dutch authorities said eight tons of a vitamin B2 additive, also known as riboflavin, produced with a GM strain of the Bacillus subtilis bacteria had been sold in Poland, Italy and the Netherlands between April and June for use in poultry, pig and cattle feed.