The European Union’s new labelling rules for food and feed - Implications for the market of GMO and non-GMO products

Publication - 2 July, 2003
The European Union's new Regulation on genetically engineered (GE) food and feed together with the regulation on traceability were finally adopted on July 2nd 2003 by the European Parliament. These regulations will substantially change the rules and practicalities of labelling genetically modified organisms (GMOs) in products for human consumption and animal feed. This first comprehensive labelling regime will also set global standards as they apply to the largest single market world-wide.

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