Analysis of Final FDA Regulations Amending the Nutrition Facts Label – Focus on Added Sugars

Bruce Silverglade, Independent Consultant, EAS Consulting Group, LLC

20160622

This White Paper provides an analysis of FDA’s final regulation amending the Nutrition Facts label, focusing on FDA’s new requirement for added sugars content disclosure and disclosing a %DV for added sugars. The impacts of other provisions of the final rule related to the new added sugars disclosure are discussed as well. In addition, FDA’s new record-keeping requirements for added sugars are reviewed. An annotated table of contents to the final rule is attached as an appendix.

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