On almost all the products we buy in supermarkets, we see a table like the following:

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However, can I producer give wrong information in these kinds of explanatory notes on the products? Who regulates these? Who checks whether the supplied information is correct?

Edit: In Germany, U.K. and Turkey.

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    In what country?
    – Ron Beyer
    Mar 26, 2020 at 14:51
  • @RonBeyer see the edit
    – Our
    Mar 27, 2020 at 8:45

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The standards are set by Food Standards Australia New Zealand and policed by New Zealand and the Australian states and territories.

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