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

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.
Dont Trust the Label Alone Graphic

Graphic Explains the Shortcomings in US Allergen Labeling Regulations Everyone Coping...

Download your copy to print at home and keep handy or 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's Courage at Congress Campaign

Courage at Congress Campaign: FARE Needs YOUR Help

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

Coconut Coalition Launches Initiative to Remove Coconut From the FDA 'Top...

CCA will request that FDA revise FALCPA guidance to remove coconut from the list of tree nuts.
Sesame Seeds

Illinois Enacts Law Requiring Food Manufacturers to Label for Sesame

Sesame joins the Top 8 in Illinois. The FDA should follow suit.