Have you seen the new food label? Have you been to a restaurant or fast food location that has nutritional labeling on their menu board or menu?
Review the following websites regarding food labeling laws to gain a full understanding of all that is involved and required:
FDA Changes to the Nutrition Facts Panel
FDA Vending Labeling
FDA Menu Labeling
Let’s discuss our class viewpoint on food labeling. In your post please discuss the following:
Your thoughts on food labeling in general and how it can impact health.
Your thoughts on the new food label. What do you think about the changes?
Your thoughts on menu labeling. Do you think this will change how consumers choose the foods they will purchase from a restaurant?
Your thoughts on vending labeling. How can this impact health?