(NEW YORK) -- The seal of approval from the U.S. Department of Agriculture on meat and poultry you see at the grocery store may soon carry more weight thanks to an update to labeling guidelines for meat producers that will more rigorously verify how... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- NPR will stop sharing content on Twitter, the company announced Wednesday -- a rebuke of certain labels the social media platform attached to the news outlet.The international media non-profit said the categorization -- first as "US state-affiliated media" and later "government-funded media"... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- From soy to macadamia, a variety of plant-based milk alternatives have begun filling shelves in recent years.Now, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration has caught up with the trend, issuing new guidance for plant-based labels.On Wednesday, the FDA shared its proposed draft... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Sesame has joined the U.S. Food and Drug Administration's list of major food allergens and will soon be added to labels of packaged food to protect consumers.The eight initial food allergens that cause the majority of serious food-related allergic reactions --... Read More.
(SILVER SPRING, Md.) -- Foods that claim to be "healthy" on their packaging will soon be subject to a new set of labeling guidelines, part of an effort by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration to help educate consumers on nutrition literacy and align... Read More.