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Fair packaging and labeling act.

United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Commerce. Consumer Subcommittee.

Fair packaging and labeling act.

Hearing, Ninety-first Congress, first session ... July 25, 1969.

by United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Commerce. Consumer Subcommittee.

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Published by U.S. Govt. Print. Off. in Washington .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Packaging -- Law and legislation -- United States,
    • Labels -- Law and legislation -- United States

    • Classifications
      LC ClassificationsKF26 .C636 1969b
      The Physical Object
      Paginationiii, 47 p.
      Number of Pages47
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5016089M
      LC Control Number76604708

      Abstract. During consideration of passage of the Fair Packaging and Labeling Act, Congress showed concern about several things to which consumers were being were things related to retail merchandizing of products of many kinds, not limited to food products by: 4.   (2) any commodity subject to packaging or labeling requirements imposed by the Secretary of Agriculture pursuant to the Federal Insecticide, Fungicide, and Rodenticide Act (7 U.S.C. et seq.), or the provisions of the eighth paragraph under the heading ''Bureau of Animal Industry'' of the Act of March 4, (21 U.S.C. et.

        Fair Labeling & Packaging, FDA Compliance, New/Proposed Legislation, Regulatory Compliance, Safer Cosmetics “Personal Care Products Safety Act” S. Proposed Legislation that will Have a Huge Impact on the Cosmetics Industry if Enacted. The Fair Packaging and Labeling Act: Something We Can All Be Thankful For Joanne Zurcher Thanksgiving is a time for us to reflect as environmental health professionals and as a nation about what we are grateful for this year. Traditionally, we sit with family and friends and eat a bountiful meal, that has been handled safely, inspected thoroughly and packaged correctly.

      Summary of Labeling Requirements. This document is intended only as a summary of the requirements of the federal Fair Packaging and Labeling Act (FPLA) and “A Food Labeling Guide.” Please refer to the FPLA or “A Food Labeling Guide” at FDA’s website () for the complete labeling regulations.   Fair Packaging and Labeling ActNew products that conform to a final monograph may be marketed without further FDA review. The Over-the-Counter (OTC) Drug Review was established to evaluate the safety and effectiveness of OTC drug products marketed in .


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OCLC Number: Notes: "Fair packaging and labeling act; act of.Pub. L. 89–, §1, Nov. 3,80 Stat.provided: "That this Act [enacting this chapter] may be cited as the 'Fair Packaging and Labeling Act'." § Unfair and deceptive packaging and labeling; scope of prohibition (a) Nonconforming labels.