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Australia: Star food labelling system likely

Australian state and federal health ministers may approve a new star rating system for food packaging at their meeting today.
These easy-to-interpret front-of-pack labels are expected to help consumers quickly assess the nutritive value of food and help fight the epidemic of obesity.

The Australian Medical Association is backing the plan.

Read more about the star rating system, The Conversation, 14 June 2013

Published on June 14, 2013 in Australian news,Traffic light labels