Whole Foods Market
Whole Foods Market has announced that it will now require all genetically engineered foods to be labeled by 2018. With the new labeling, you will know if a company uses genetically modified food.
Currently, Whole Foods Market (WFM) already carries over 3,000 products that are not genetically engineered. Whole Foods encourages manufacturers to step up and either change and not use genetically modified ingredients or be transparent in their labeling.
It is a huge step, and Whole Foods recognizes this by giving companies five years to meet the requirements. It is a move in the right direction; after all, we should know what we are buying. For more information on the labeling, visit Whole Foods Market Blog.
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Written by Kari Thomas.