Food labeling


How to Read a Food Label 12/17/07

This interactive tool allows consumers to access nutrition information about the following items on a food label:

  • Serving size
  • Calories and calories from fat
  • Percent daily value
  • Fat, cholesterol, and sodium...
Read the Food Label 12/17/07

This fact sheet provides information about reading food labels to find foods that are lower in sodium.

This fact sheet addresses the following topics:

  • Information on the food label
    • Amount per serving
    • Nutrients...
Questions and Answers About the New Food Label: Saturated Fat, Trans Fat, and Cholesterol 12/17/07

This tool presents questions and answers about the new food label with regard to saturated fat, trans fat, and cholesterol.

Topics addressed include:

  • Information about trans fat
  • Heart disease and saturated fat, trans...

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