It’s All in How Products Labeled; Need for Natural Labeling Standards & Common Designations; Clear Up the Confusion;

SITUATION:

New Food Labeling Seek to Reduce Waste:
Business Case Needed for labeling;
Appears that extending expiration periods works;

SOLUTIONS

“Best before” & “Use By: being used
Sniff Test for milk is giving extended use.
Codes for dares used by store workers
Need for national solution for product labeling;
Food Date Labeling Act introduced;
Best if “used by” appears to be best designation.

STATS

SOURCE
WSJ 08 14 22

https://www.wsj.com/articles/supermarkets-move-to-simplify-date-labels-to-cut-food-waste-11660296600

 

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