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Deceptive packaging

Michael Schulman

Deceptive packaging

a close look at the California State Department of Consumer Affairs

by Michael Schulman

  • 215 Want to read
  • 15 Currently reading

Published by San Francisco Consumer Action in San Francisco .
Written in English

    Places:
  • California.
    • Subjects:
    • California. Dept. of Consumer Affairs.,
    • Consumer protection -- California.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      Statementby Michael Schulman, project director & John Geesman.
      ContributionsGeesman, John, joint author.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHC107.C23 C638
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxv, 154 p. ;
      Number of Pages154
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5056245M
      LC Control Number74018975

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Whether the product photography pictures something vastly different from reality or the package itself has been altered over time to give you less or a nutritional panel states a serving size far smaller than you would ever eat, these are just some examples of what happens when a manufacturer cuts corners to pins.

The Fair Packaging and Labeling Act (FPLA or Act), enacted indirects the Federal Trade Commission and the Food and Drug Administration to issue regulations requiring that all "consumer commodities" be labeled to disclose net contents, identity of commodity, and name and place of business of the product's manufacturer, packer, or distributor.

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