Skip to comments.Healthy Food Labeling: Buyer Beware
Posted on 07/24/2003 7:48:58 AM PDT by bedolidoEdited 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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