Labelling Requirements for Shell Egg Products
Common Name – Shell Egg

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The common names "Eggs" and "Oeufs" are required to be stated on the label of a shell egg container (definition) [14(1)(a), ER] as follows:

The location and minimum type size requirements of the common names on a shell egg container
For cartons and trays with an overwrap For boxes, cases and pallets with loose eggs
Location On the top panel [21(1), ER] On one of four sides [19(1)(a), ER].
Minimum type size 3 mm [21(2)(b)(ii), ER] 13 mm [20(1)(a), ER].

For more information, refer to Common Name.

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