Not willing to bow to corporate and ministerial pressure, Dr Shiv Shopra refused to accept the recombinant Bovine Growth Hormone being approved by Health Canada, bypassing safety checks and Canadian law on food safety. He paid for it by losing his job at Health Canada.
On a talk tour, he addressed a packed hall in Squamish on November 20, 2013 at the Sea to Sky Hotel, organized by many locals and hosted by Ms Kati Palethorpe.
Dr. Chopra explains five pillars of food safety which are contravened by the illegal presence in our food of the following 5 substances:
- Slaughterhouse waste