A July 12, 2004, Federal Register notice solicited comments on proposed graphic and education materials for professionals and consumers. Comments were welcomed on all aspects of the proposed Food Guidance System and were specifically requested on six topics described in the notice.
In response to this Federal Register notice, CNPP received more than 400 comments from the general public, nutrition professionals, academics, industry, trade associations, government groups, etc.
The notice also announced a public meeting for oral comments to be held on August 19, 2004.
To view the preceding technical revisions to the Food Guide Pyramid, click here.