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Food labelling

There have been a few stories in the news recently questioning the way food brands are using the health star ratings found on their products. It would seem that some companies are being quite creative when it comes to their labelling. Are you aware of the government’s health star ratings scheme for food? If so, do you think it’s a good idea and should it be mandatory? Do you make purchase decisions based on how high or low a product’s health star rating is? Would you like to see ratings on more products and do you trust food companies to label their products correctly?

Last reply: 15th Jul 2017 / 92 replies / Post by looklively

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pothum

Posted by: pothum
Posted on: 2nd Mar 2016

pothum says: Yes I would like to see a star rating on food items BUT doubt how authentic it would be. Have heard stories about the heart tick being sold to companies, so is it really worth buying products with this on? Need more information available and a safe and easy way to identify products that are safe and healthy

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