TITLE

Some food labels still may be erroneous

AUTHOR(S)
The Associated Press
PUB. DATE
September 2001
SOURCE
Marketing News;9/24/2001, Vol. 35 Issue 20, p52
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on results of tests conducted by the Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services and obtained by the "South Florida Sun-Sentinel" newspaper showing several items with inaccurate food labels. It claims that three out of four diet products tested by the department proved to have erroneous information in their nutritional facts panels or on their labels. Moreover, some products erroneously claim to be fat-free or to have no sugar.
ACCESSION #
5193087

 

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