Food

Food labelling: Why you are not aware of what you eat

A 3-part series which reveals that not only does India not have a clear labelling system to warn consumers about harmful levels of fat, sugar and salt in processed foods but the provisions have also been diluted at every step in the last seven years

 
By Amit Khurana, Sonal Dhingra
Published: Tuesday 21 September 2021

Food fudge: The story behind why India still does not have front-of-pack labelling


Seven years, four committees and two draft regulations later, India still does not have a clear labelling system to warn consumers about harmful levels of fat, salt and sugar in processed foods. Here is why
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