Loc: Waterloo, NY
Moms want to know why Big Food does not want labeling in the U.S. They do it for all these other countries. What are they afraid of?
Labeling Around the World
Currently, 64 countries around the world require labeling of genetically modified foods. Unlike most other developed countries – such as 28 nations in the European Union, Japan, Australia, Brazil, Russia and even China – the U.S. has no laws requiring labeling of genetically modified foods.
Below is a full list of countries that require labeling (courtesy of The Center for Food Safety):
Australia Austria Belarus Belgium Bolivia Bosnia and Herzegovina Brazil Bulgaria Cameroon China Croatia Cyprus Czech Republic Denmark Ecuador El Salvador Estonia Ethiopia Finland France Germany Greece Hungary Iceland India Indonesia Ireland Italy Japan Jordan Kazakhstan Kenya Latvia Lithuania Luxembourg Malaysia Mali Malta Mauritius Netherlands New Zealand Norway Peru Poland Portugal Romania Russia Saudi Arabia Senegal Slovakia Slovenia South Africa South Korea Spain Sri Lanka Sweden Switzerland Taiwan Thailand Tunisia Turkey Ukraine United Kingdom Vietnam