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FDA to revise nutrition facts label

...There's a feeling that nutrition labels haven't been as effective as they should be," says Michael Jacobson of the Center for Science in the Public Interest. "When you look at the label, there are roughly two dozen numbers of substances that people...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-01-23/fda-revise-nutrition-facts
No more trans fat: FDA banning the artery-clogger

...to justify a possible phase-out since just after President Obama came into office in 2009.The advocacy group Center for Science in the Public Interest first petitioned FDA to ban trans fats nine years ago. The group's director, Michael Jacobson...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-11-07/no-more-trans-fat-fda-bann
Group: Butchering technology could transfer disease to humans

...diseases to humans, according to a consumer group. The Center for Science in the Public Interest says it is filing a petition...Caroline Smith DeWaal, director of food safety for the Center for Science in the Public Interest, said new restrictions on...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/08/08/tec_317712.shtml
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Health group wants food poisoning labels on egg cartons

...food safety director for the Center for Science in the Public Interest, said...opposes the label wording the Center for Science in the Public Interest is proposing...very young and elderly. The Center for Science in the Public Interest said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/05/15/ent_208325.shtml
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Soda industry launches 'calorie count' vending machines

...wall and want to say that it's corporate responsibility," said Mike Jacobson, the executive director of the Center for Science in the Public Interest, which advocates for food safety and nutrition.Still, he noted that it was an important...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2012-10-08/soda-industry-launches-cal
FDA proposes new food safety rules

...should transform the FDA from an agency that tracks down outbreaks after the fact, to an agency focused on preventing food contamination in the first place," said Caroline Smith DeWaal, of the Center for Science in the Public Interest.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-01-04/fda-proposes-sweeping-new-
Mountain Dew to introduce a breakfast drink

...have 72 milligrams of caffeine while a can of PepsiCo's Amp energy drink has 142 milligrams, according to the Center for Science in the Public Interest.By comparison, a 16-ounce cup of Starbucks coffee has 330 milligrams of caffeine.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-02-11/mountain-dew-introduce-bre
'Nutrition mullahs' strike again

...Not a sponge. Nope. They and their cartoon pitchman friends are goats. Scapegoats, to be precise. The radical Center for Science in the Public Interest is going to court to force cereal maker Kellogg Co. and cable TV network Nickelodeon to cut...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/01/24/edi_49310.shtml
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Consumer group wants college sports to nix the beer ads

...pizza has a new target: alcohol advertising. The Center for Science in the Public Interest kicked off a campaign Wednesday...NFL Monday Night Football combined. On the Net: Center for Science in the Public Interest: http://www.cspinet...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/11/13/bus_391166.shtml
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Overtime

...things like movie theater popcorn, fast food and pizza has a new target: alcohol advertising in college sports. The Center for Science in the Public Interest kicked off a campaign Wednesday aimed at getting colleges and universities, athletic conferences...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/11/13/oth_391464.shtml
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