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Thu Jan 2, 2014 06:02 PM CST

NEW YORK (AP) -- General Mills says some Cheerios made without genetically engineered ingredients will start appearing on shelves soon.

The Minneapolis-based company said Thursday that it has been manufacturing its original-flavor Cheerios without GEOs for the past several weeks in response to consumer demand. It did not specify exactly when those boxes would be on sale.

Original Cheerios will now be labeled as "Not Made With Genetically Modified Ingredients," although that it is not an official certification. The labels will also note that trace amounts of GEO ingredients could be present due to contamination during the manufacturing process, said ...

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