FSIS Webinars on Labeling
These slides were presented at the September 14, 2021, webinar on Generic Labeling. The webinar discussed required labeling features, generic approval including for egg labels and included a questions and answer session. Also included was information about the guidance document entitled “Label Approval Guideline” that provides official establishments information about the types of labels that must be submitted to LPDS for approval. Included are specific examples of special statements and claims that must be submitted to LPDS for approval. This guideline relates to FSIS labeling regulations in 9 CFR 412.
Animal Raising Claims and Non-GMO:
These slides were presented at the September 21, 2021, webinar on animal raising and non-genetically engineered labeling claims. The webinar discussed documentation needed in order to receive approval for labels bearing such claims and included a questions and answer session. Also included was further information to assist companies in making these claims that are outlined in the guidance documents entitled “Labeling Guideline on Documentation Needed to Substantiate Animal Raising Claims for Label Submissions” and “Labeling Guideline on Statements That Bioengineered or Genetically-Modified Ingredients or Animal Feed Were Not Used in Meat, Poultry, or Egg Products”.