Around the World – Spain: Migratory lobster as human food: how it should be labeled

The labeling of food products containing the frozen, dried and powdered forms of Acheta domesticus (domestic cricket), as explained by José María Ferrer, head of food law at the Centro Tecnológico Industria Agroalimentaria (AINIA in Spanish) Ainia, “must carry a statement indicating that this ingredient may cause reactions to consumers with known allergies to crustaceans and molluscs and their products, or to dust mites. This statement shall appear in close proximity to the list of ingredients”.