Docket Management
Docket: 00D-1598 - Voluntary Labeling Indicating Whether Foods Have Been Developed Using Bioengineering
Comment Number: EC -17

Accepted - Volume 17

Comment Record
Commentor Mr. Patrick Dominguez Date/Time 2001-01-28 01:34:30
Organization Mr. Patrick Dominguez
Category Individual

Comments for FDA General
1. General Comments Manufacturers should be required to inform consumers about products which include genetically modified food. Genetically engineered food ingredients or crops should not be allowed on the market or into the wild unless: 1. Independent safety testing demonstrates they have no harmful effects on human health or the environment. 2. They are labeled to ensure the consumer's right to know. 3. The biotechnology corporations that manufacture them are held responsible for any harm these organisms cause.

EC -17