Leveling the playing field: New labeling regulations rule

Berkowitz, K.F.
January 1992
Environmental Nutrition;Jan1992, Vol. 15 Issue 1, p2
Reports that in November, the Federal government announced proposals for the most sweeping food labeling reforms in history. A joint effort of the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA), the proposals aim to staunch the flow of confusing and misleading food labels. Defining commonly used terms; Redefining standardized foods; Changes in nutrient content and serving sizes; Costs to industry and consumers.


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