Front-of-package nutrition labeling

Examples of nutrient-specific, interpretive nutrition labels implemented in the UK (left), Mexico (middle), and Ecuador (right)

Leveraging food labels to inform consumers and promote public health

Why doesn't the United States have front-of-package nutrition labeling? Dozens of countries have adopted front-of-package nutrition labeling (FOPNL) systems, which empower consumers to make healthy choices and prompt food manufacturers and retailers to offer healthier foods.

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