A subcommittee of an advisory panel to the Health and Welfare Ministry proposed Wednesday the creation of a new system for labeling health foods in a bid to provide correct information on such products amid a plethora of advertisements.

The subcommittee of the Food Sanitation Investigation Council recommended in a report released the same day that the ministry sound out public opinion on the proposed system via the Internet and other means with a view to introducing the new labeling system in April 2001.

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