Some food labels still may be erroneous

The Associated Press
September 2001
Marketing News;9/24/2001, Vol. 35 Issue 20, p52
Trade Publication
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.


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