What should the criteria be for whole grain labeling statements?

Seven years after asking for draft guidance, the FDA still hasn't released standards for whole grain labeling.

Aug. 22—In 2006, the FDA issued draft guidance designed to ensure food manufacturers were all singing from the same hymn sheet when making whole grain labeling statements. Seven years later, we are still waiting for the finalized guidance, and comments to the FDA docket show that key stakeholders are not on the same page.