Labeling Guideline on Statements that Bioengineered or Genetically-Modified Ingredients or Animal Feed were not used in Meat, Poultry, or Egg Products
Replaces: August 2016 version
This guidance document assists firms that want to make label or labeling claims concerning the fact that bioengineered or genetically-modified (GM) ingredients were not used in a meat, poultry, or egg products. This guidance document also provides information on how firms can make label or labeling claims that a product was produced from livestock or poultry that were not fed bioengineered or GM feed. This guidance relates to 9 CFR 317.8, 381.129, 412.1(e), 412.1(c)(3), and 412.2.