TITLE

Food Labeling Update

AUTHOR(S)
Rubin, Karen Wilk
PUB. DATE
February 2006
SOURCE
FoodService Director;2/15/2006, Vol. 19 Issue 2, p28
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents information on the new label regulations released by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) which went into effect on January 1, 2006. In 1994, the FDA mandated food manufacturers to provide nutrition facts on labels of most packaged foods. As of January 1, new label laws went into effect to identify potential allergy-causing ingredients and the amount of trans-fats in foods.
ACCESSION #
19875082

 

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