The UK should not accept imports of chlorinated chickens as part of any future trade deal with the US, Michael Gove has said.
The environment secretary told the BBC that the UK would not "compromise" on or "dilute" its animal welfare standards in the interests of trade.
The EU currently bans chlorine-washed chickens on welfare grounds.
I am sure everyone knows the row that blew up between the Germans and Americans on this subject a few years ago.
Liam Fox has backtracked on Gove's remarks, so there is a possibility that this stuff could come to British shores. Would you eat it?
As I dived into my cereals this morning, all made by American companies with the raw ingredients supplied by the industrial giant Monsanto, the label on the cereal box reads GM maize. Looks like we've accepted crap food from America for a very long time already...