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Labelling and traceability

GMOs as well as all food and feed which either consist of or contain GMOs or were manufactured using these 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. Together 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 approval 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

In Germany, inspection and control of the different areas of application of genetic engineering are inspected and controlled by competent authorities of the federal state. More: Inspection …

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