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Cartegena Protocol to become law in 3 months

(Friday, June 13, 2003 -- CropChoice news) -- The Cartagena Protocol on Biosafety will become international law on September 11. Palau today became the 50th country to ratify the United Nations treaty, a threshold that triggers its enactment in 90 days. The treaty deals to a great degree with protecting the environment from potential risks of genetically modified organisms.