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Labelling and traceability

GMO as well as all food and feed that consist of or contains GMO or is produced from GMO must be labelled. More: Labelling and traceability …

GMO location register

All areas of land upon which GMOs are cultivated or released in Germany are entered onto the GMO location register. Along with other information, details of the position and the size of the land are presented, along with a map. More: GMO location register …

Monitoring

Monitoring must be carried out following authorisation for the placing on the market of a GMO in order to determine the possible effects of this GMO on the environment. More: Monitoring …

Inspection and control

In Germany, the different areas of application of genetic engineering are inspected and controlled by the competent authorities of the Federal States (Länder). More: Inspection and control …

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