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food labeling
Subject Category
D Government, Law and Regulations
Definition
Use of written, printed, or graphic materials upon or accompanying a food or its container or wrapper. The concept includes ingredients, nutritional value, directions, warnings, and other relevant information.
Definition Source
Medical Subject Headings
RDF/XML Format:
http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/40934.rdf
Persistent URI:
http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/40934
Used For
food labelling
food labels
seafood labeling
seafood labelling
seafood labels
Broader Term
product labeling
Narrower Term
nutrition labeling
Related Term
country of origin labeling
food allergies
food fraud
food law
ingredients
non-genetically modified foods
nutrition information
organic foods
percentage ingredient labeling
protected designation of origin
US Food Allergen Labeling and Consumer Protection Act
USDA Branded Food Products Database
Spanish
etiquetado de alimentos
Term Number
40934