NEWARK, Del. -- The Produce Marketing Association here has been receiving a large number of inquiries about whether raw fruits and vegetables must be labeled under the Nutrition Labeling and Education Act, which goes into effect May 8.
re not mandatory at this time on individual raw produce items. Rather, they are voluntary, and will remain so provided that 60% of food retailers post on a sign nutrition information on their top-40 produce items.
This fall, supermarkets will be