What Con­sumers Must Check in Food La­bel

Consumer Voice - - Food & Stuff -

Ev­ery prepack­aged food must carry a la­bel con­tain­ing: a) Name of the food b) List of in­gre­di­ents (in de­scend­ing or­der) c) Nu­tri­tional in­for­ma­tion d) Dec­la­ra­tion as to whether it is veg­e­tar­ian

(green dot) or non-veg­e­tar­ian (brown dot) e) Dec­la­ra­tion re­gard­ing food ad­di­tives f) Net weight/quan­tity g) Lot/Code/Batch iden­ti­fi­ca­tion num­ber h) Date of man­u­fac­ture i) ‘Best be­fore’/’Use by’ date j) In­struc­tion of use k) Name and com­plete ad­dress of the

man­u­fac­turer l) Con­sumer Care ad­dress, phone num­ber,

email ad­dress (if any)

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