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October 3, 2009

Dietary Supplement Labeling Guide

Here's a nifty table showing some of the differences between dietary supplement labeling rules and conventional food labeling rules.  The table is presented on Food Label News, an online newsletter by Food Consulting Company, which provides nutritional analysis and labeling advice. From their labeling guide:

A dietary supplement is a product taken by mouth that contains a “dietary ingredient” intended to supplement the diet; “dietary ingredients” include: vitamins, minerals, herbs/botanicals, amino acids, enzymes, organ tissues, glandulars, metabolites, extracts or concentrates. Dietary supplements have many forms: . . .

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it should be clear by now with regards to the difference between the 2 labels

Posted by: Supplements | Nov 11, 2009 6:23:58 PM

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