ARGE Gentechnik-frei was founded as an association in 1997. The association has the goal to create a reliable framework for the production, labelling and monitoring of GMO-free food. For this purpose ARGE Gentechnik-frei is in continuous and intensive contact with all important decision makers and stakeholders in the area of GMO-free food and feed production and food labelling.
ARGE Gentechnik-frei regards itself as a mouthpiece and important supporter for companies, organisations and associations which produce resp. market natural, diverse and GMO-free food.
Florian FABER is managing director of ARGE Gentechnik-frei. He closely cooperates with the board and the advisory-council, both representing governing body and steering board of the association.
ARGE Gentechnik-frei is a permanent member of the expert group of the Austrian Codex Alimentarius and is part of all relevant decision making processes concerning the development of the legal framework for GMO-free labelling.