Health claims in advertising and labeling

a study of the cereal market by Pauline M. Ippolito

Publisher: Federal Trade Commission in [Washington, D.C.]

Written in English
Published: Pages: 123 Downloads: 531
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  • Health education.,
  • Health behavior.,
  • Cereals, Prepared.,
  • Communication in marketing.

Edition Notes

StatementPauline M. Ippolito, Alan D. Mathios.
SeriesBureau of Economics staff report
ContributionsMathios, Alan D.
LC ClassificationsRA440.5 .I67 1989
The Physical Object
Paginationxxi, 123 p. :
Number of Pages123
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1984893M
LC Control Number90600103

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Like FTC, NAD requires that objective product performance claims be supported by competent and reliable evidence.