JOINT EFFORTS TO PROMOTE THE LABEL

The Nutrition Labeling and Education Act of 1990 requires more than a new label format. It also mandates educational efforts to explain the new label and its role in making healthy diet choices.Unfortunately, Congress didn't appropriate any money for an educational campaign.So the Food and Drug Administration and the U.S. Department of Agriculture are relying on trade associations, health care professionals

The Nutrition Labeling and Education Act of 1990 requires more than a new label format. It also mandates educational efforts to explain the new label and its role in making healthy diet choices.

Unfortunately, Congress didn't appropriate any money for an educational campaign.

So the Food and Drug Administration and the U.S. Department of Agriculture are relying on trade associations, health care professionals and corporate partners to help spread the word.

This effor

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