ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Apr 17, 1984
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Peter Jennings
(DC) FDA (Food and Drug Administration) reported requiring food processors to include amount of sodium on prod. labels; salt's role in health noted. [Acting FDA (Food and Drug Administration) commissioner Mark NOVITCH - thinks labeling requirement is in public interest] Parameters of new regulation outlined on screen. [National Food Processors Association spokesperson Allen MATTHYS - explains industry's opposition to sodium labeling.]
REPORTER: George Strait
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