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Healthy Food Labeling: Buyer Beware
FoxNews ^ | 07/18/03 | Steven Milloy

Posted on 07/24/2003 7:48:58 AM PDT by bedolido

Edited on 04/22/2004 12:36:51 AM PDT by Jim Robinson. [history]

The Food and Drug Administration (search) announced last week a new program allowing food manufacturers to make health claims on food labels. The FDA says it wants to encourage “science-based labeling” and “competition for healthier dietary choices.”

Fittingly, nut sellers are the first to be allowed to make health claims under the FDA program.


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TOPICS: Culture/Society; Miscellaneous; News/Current Events
KEYWORDS: beware; buyer; food; healthy; labeling

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