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Resolution on Technical Regulation for Packaged Food Labelling

Objectives:

This resolution incorporates into domestic legislation the Mercosur Resolutions GMC No. 06/94 and 02/21 on mandatory and optional labeling of packaged foods.

Scope:

The regulation provides some general principles on packaging and labeling, and lists the mandatory information that has to appear on the back-of-pack. It applies to all food products packaged in the absence of the customer and ready to be offered to consumers, irrespective of their origin.