Honey and food supplements containing pollen from GM plants may only be marketed if the respective GM plant is approved for food in the EU.
Products containing pollen of non-EU approved GMOs are subject to the zero-tolerance and are not marketable.


Genetic ID offers you:

  • Generic screening, to verify if there is GM-pollen in a sample or not
  • GMO identification, to verify which EU-approved or unapproved GM-pollen are present in a sample.

Please contact our customer service at +49 (821) 74776 – 35 or by email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for further details and pricing.


Link: Judgement of the European Court of Justice September 6th 2011 in Case C‑442/09

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