The GM food debate is a precautionary-principle issue. Photo: AP The GM food debate is a precautionary-principle issue. Photo: AP
The GM food debate is a precautionary-principle issue. Photo: AP

A cautionary tale about the precautionary principle

It's wise to be careful, but some approaches to regulating the development of technology may be counterproductive

The GM food debate is a precautionary-principle issue. Photo: AP The GM food debate is a precautionary-principle issue. Photo: AP
The GM food debate is a precautionary-principle issue. Photo: AP
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