News of the labeling world

The US FDA meditates the regulation of sesame as an allergen


In the USA sesame is not currently considered a food allergen and therefore its presence on the label is not regulated, as are the main Allergens: milk, eggs, fish, shellfish, nuts, peanuts, wheat and soybeans. Now this can be changed!

What is Nutriscore?


Nutriscore is an European qualification that uses an image which indicates the nutritional quality of the food, it is complementary and not obligatory and it has 5 regulations from A to E, with A being the best quality and E the least recommended food.

FDA Food labeling guide


For our first news, we would like to publish an important regulation in the US for the food labeling. The document, which is originary in September 1994, was resvised in January 2013 and is still valid