posted on July 24, 2015 at 6:29 PM
Under The Safe and Accurate Food Labeling Act passed by the House of Representatives this week, food companies would not be required to disclose whether their products contain genetically modified ingredients.
posted on May 15, 2015 at 4:37 PM
The Agriculture Department has developed a new government certification and labeling for foods that are free of genetically modified ingredients.
posted on August 8, 2014 at 11:58 AM
Starting Tuesday, "gluten free" labels on packaged foods have real meaning. Until now, the term "gluten-free" was unregulated, and manufacturers made their own decisions about what it means.
posted on April 25, 2014 at 11:18 AM
MEXICO CITY (AP) -- Mexico's new food labeling rules were supposed to help fight an obesity epidemic, but activists and experts said Monday they may actually encourage the public to consume high levels of sugar.
The debate over sugar has grown...
posted on February 7, 2014 at 4:03 PM
A federal standard for voluntary labels would get food manufacturers off the hook if any states pass laws requiring mandatory labeling.