February 4, 2011
Making Sense of Animal Product Labels
"Natural." "Cage-free." "Vegetarian-fed." There's a dizzying array of labels on meat, dairy, and egg packaging—enough to confuse any concerned consumer. Some of them do indeed indicate higher-welfare conditions for animals, but others are meaningless or downright misleading.
Check out our two web pages that help demystify these labels and offer caring shoppers the opportunity to make better-informed choices regarding their purchases.
And learn more in our Guide to Meat-Free Meals—available online and in print.