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Non-GMO declaration

HZPC Holding B.V. declares that all potato varieties bred by HZPC have been created using traditional breeding methods without the use of genetic modification techniques that lead to genetically modified organisms as defined in Directive 2001/18/EC* on the deliberate release into the environment of genetically modified organisms.

This statement applies to all HZPC’s varieties, which have been or will be marketed.  

* Directive 2001/18/EC: “Genetically modified organism (GMO)”: means an organism, with exception human beings, in which the genetic material has been changed in a way that does not occur naturally by mating and/or natural recombination.