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These regulations, which apply to great britain, consolidate and replace the food labelling regulations 1984, the food labelling (scotland) regulations 1984. Bupa deciphers food labelling: everything you need to know about what's really in food have a clearer understanding of what you eat with bupa uk. The industry labelling tool is the food labelling reference for all food inspectors and stakeholders in canada.
Food labels tell you important information about your food, such as what's in it, and how to store it all food sold in new zealand must comply. This website aims to provide information about food labelling developed by international bodies and governments fao has not modified. An animated guide to the truth about food package labelling.
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