Follow us:

+
Not About Food 66

Food labels ... and the idiocy of government regulation

ipsedixit | Mar 10, 201209:48 PM

Take for example a can of beans.

The can itself will be labeled and measured in English units -- e.g., 16 ounce can of beans.

The nutritional data, however, will be in metrics -- e.g. 10 grams of fiber per serving.

What the fuck?

No wonder Americans are confused about their diets.

Is there any other country out there that does this?

Want to stay up to date with this post? Sign Up Now ›
Log In or Sign Up to comment

Recommended from Chowhound

Plan your meals around fall premieres with TV Guide