13 July 1999
Activists destroy GM trees
ENVIRONMENTAL protestors have cut down a trial of genetically-modified trees belonging to Zeneca Plant Sciences at Jealotts Hill, Bracknell.
The trees had been specially engineered for paper-making and contained less lignin than normal trees so less chlorine would be needed in the bleaching process.
- The Independent 13/07/99 page 9
- Financial Times 13/07/99 page 12 (News Digest)
- The Guardian 13/07/99 page 3
- The Daily Telegraph 13/07/99 page 4