U.S Code last checked for updates: Jun 19, 2024
§ 347.
Intrastate sales of colored oleomargarine
Law governing
Labeling and packaging requirements
No person shall sell, or offer for sale, colored oleomargarine or colored margarine unless—
such oleomargarine or margarine is packaged,
the net weight of the contents of any package sold in a retail establishment is one pound or less,
there appears on the label of the package (A) the word “oleomargarine” or “margarine” in type or lettering at least as large as any other type or lettering on such label, and (B) a full and accurate statement of all the ingredients contained in such oleomargarine or margarine, and
each part of the contents of the package is contained in a wrapper which bears the word “oleomargarine” or “margarine” in type or lettering not smaller than 20-point type.
The requirements of this subsection shall be in addition to and not in lieu of any of the other requirements of this chapter.
Sales in public eating places
Exemption from labeling requirements
Color content of oleomargarine
(June 25, 1938, ch. 675, § 407, as added Mar. 16, 1950, ch. 61, § 3(c), 64 Stat. 20.)
cite as: 21 USC 347