American Heart Association

FDA pushes back nutrition label compliance deadline

By AMERICAN HEART ASSOCIATION NEWS

New requirements for the nutrition facts label that appears on packaged foods and drinks was delayed Tuesday, allowing food companies more time to implement the changes.

The labels were redesigned to make it easier for consumers to see how many calories and added sugars are in […]

June 13th, 2017|Categories: Health, Healthy Living, Nutrition|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on FDA pushes back nutrition label compliance deadline

FDA reviewing public comment for proposed food label changes

The Food and Drug Administration is now reviewing thousands of public comments as it considers changes to Nutrition Facts labels that for the first time in two decades would alter the information consumers see on many packaged foods.

The proposed FDA changes were introduced in February and seek to update […]

August 8th, 2014|Categories: Health|Tags: , , , , , , |Comments Off on FDA reviewing public comment for proposed food label changes