An experiment with the labeling of certain types of dairy products has started in Russia. According to the government's decree, it will last until February 29.


The representatives of the Advanced Technologies Development Center said that during the experiment a digital two-dimensional Data Matrix code would be put on dairy products. The code can be scanned for checking when did the product came to the warehouse and when was it sold in the store.

Earlier it was reported that the experiment is to control the mechanisms for labeling dairy products and prevent their illegal import, production and circulation.

Russia may start labeling the mineral water, News.ru wrote.