FDA RACC Changes Cheat Sheet

Along with several other labeling changes, the FDA has issued a final rule to update and establish Reference Amounts Customarily Consumed (RACC) for food product categories. In general, the RACCs have…

Added Sugar Cheat Sheet

Added Sugar is a new  mandatory label nutrient. Added Sugar is defined as sugar that does not occur naturally in food but is added by the manufacturer. Added sugars provide extra calories,…

Dietary Fiber Cheat Sheet

Dietary Fiber is a mandatory label nutrient and is a non-digestible carbohydrate, and for US labeling, it is considered part of the carbohydrate total. Dietary Fiber includes both soluble and…