Tag: Food Allergen Labeling and Consumer Protection Act of 2004 (FALCPA)

FARE at Congress

House Passes FASTER Act for Sesame Labeling, Awaits President’s Signature

Legislation requires that sesame be labeled on packaged foods; prioritizes food allergy research.
Ava-Grace Stevens

What We Learned from the Ava-Grace Stevens Inquest

Father testifies that confusing US allergen labeling led to his daughter's exposure.
US Senate

US Senate Passes FASTER Act, Brings Mandatory Sesame Labeling One Step...

S 3451 will add sesame as the ninth major allergen and prioritize food allergy research.
FDA Fails Again

FDA Urges Voluntary Disclosure of Sesame, Again Falls Short at Protecting...

The FDA is once again leaving the allergic community vulnerable to the whims of manufacturers.
Undeclared Allergens

Food Product Recalls Explained

Why are food products so often recalled and are they really that dangerous?
Allergen Warning Statements

Four Changes the FDA Must Adopt to Make Ingredient Labeling Safer...

Suggestions that would make shopping easier, safer, and far less confusing for the allergic community.
US Faster Act

The FASTER Act: What It Does and Why YOU Need to...

FARE can't do it alone: Do your part to help pass the FASTER Act.
Graphic Excerpt

Download the Graphic: What You Need to Know About Allergen Labeling

Download your copy to print at home to keep handy and share with family, friends, and your child's teacher.
Suzy Q's

Why Hostess Will Begin Adding Peanut Flour to Suzy Q’s

Hostess isn't saying, but we can guess from past experience what their motivation is.
FARE at Congress

Courage at Congress Campaign: FARE Needs YOUR Help

Schedule meetings with your members of Congress to encourage them to become FASTER Act co-sponsors!