UK Shoppers' Guide to GM Foods

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					                               UK Shoppers' Guide to GM Foods

                                    Compiled by Green peace

        Type of food              Definitely no GM      Might contain GM       Not possible to say
                                                                               that food is GM-free

   Meat, poultry and eggs               44                     32                      19

       Dairy products                   21                      7                      44

   Condiments, sauces and               15                                             22
            others
     Oils and margarines                 9                                             11

        Frozen foods                    15                     22                      18

       Canned foods                     11                      5                      17

 Crisps, sweets and biscuits            16                     10                      31

  Bread, cakes and cereals              24                      4                      17

         Baby foods                      8                                              9

           Drinks                        8                                              9

       Total products                   171                    80                      197

         % of total                    38%                    18%                     44%


Conclusion:    People in the UK are already eating a lot of food containing GM ingredients. The only
               certain way to make sure that you are not is to buy organic foods (we think!)

				
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