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List of food labeling regulations

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The packaging and labeling of food is subject to regulation in most regions/jurisdictions, both to prevent false advertising and to promote food safety.

Contents

Regulations by typeEdit

Multi-facetedEdit

Ingredients and basic nutritionEdit

VeracityEdit

Food-handling materialsEdit

 
The wine glass and fork food safe symbol.

Specific foodsEdit

VeganEdit

VegetarianEdit

Farming practicesEdit

Religious certificationsEdit

ControversiesEdit

Named geographic originEdit

Genetic and commercial originEdit

Preparation at site of consumptionEdit

  • Shake well

PricingEdit

Safety informationEdit

By regionEdit

AsiaEdit

IndiaEdit

ThailandEdit

  • Phuket: "Yellow flag" for vegetarian food during ‘ngan kin jeh’ vegetarian festival

North AmericaEdit

CanadaEdit

United StatesEdit

EuropeEdit

United KingdomEdit

OceaniaEdit

New ZealandEdit

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Certifying organization information". Retrieved 20 September 2015.
  2. ^ "PETA-Approved Vegan". Retrieved 20 September 2015.
  3. ^ "Vegan Trademark "sunflower" trademark by Vegan Society". Retrieved 20 September 2015.
  4. ^ a b "Vegetarian Label by EVU". Retrieved 20 September 2015.
  5. ^ a b "Swissveg V-Label". Retrieved 29 September 2015.
  6. ^ "India's Vegetarian Mark". Retrieved 20 September 2015.
  7. ^ "Vegetarian Society Approved Website". Retrieved 20 September 2015.
  8. ^ "VegSoc Approved". Retrieved 29 September 2015.