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“That is the point of advertising, after all,” Ms. Ramirez added. “But it’s equally important that advertising not mislead consumers. By presenting ads that resemble editorial content, an advertiser risks implying, deceptively, that the information comes from a nonbiased source.”
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For a consumer, what is missing in a native advertisement is as important as what is included, said Michelle De Mooy, a senior associate at Consumer Action, an advocacy group. Sponsored content on a medical website that offers information about a drug to treat a disorder but that does not talk about cheaper alternative treatments affects a consumer beyond the perception of the site’s credibility.
Perhaps more important, he said, is that one-third of consumers say they do not care if something is an advertisement or is editorial material, and many would be more likely to click through to an item if they knew it was an ad.
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The Petroleum Quality Institute of America recently shopped a convenience store in Ohio and found a brand on the shelves that consumers are advised not to buy. The product is labeled as "Petrola" and the samples tested include:
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Further, if damage is done to a vehicle as a result of using these products, a consumer could have a tough row to hoe should they decide to seek recompense from the manufacturer or distributor of the product. This is because the labels on the products do not comply with the Fair Packaging and Labeling Act (FPLA), or the Uniform Packaging and Labeling Regulations, each of which require the product labels include a declaration of responsibility (name and address of manufacturer, packer, or distributor) of the product.
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Copies of the SAE Recommended Practice SAE J211 OCT88, Instrumentationfor Impact Tests, are available from Society of Automotive Engineers,400 Commonwealth Dr., Warrendale, PA 15096.
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Even without the addition of sulfur, yeast fermentation produces a natural sulfur level of between 15-20 ppm, so it is virtually impossible to avoid this labeling requirement.
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The labels required by paragraphs (a) (2) through(5) of this section shall include the signal word ``WARNING'' at thebeginning of each statement, unless two or more of the statementsappear together on the same label.
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The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) requests public comment on the overall costs, benefits, and regulatory and economic impact of its rule specifying Test Procedures and Labeling Standards for Recycled Oil.
The Recycled Oil Rule contains testing and labeling requirements for recycled engine oil. The of the rule is to encourage used oil recycling, promote recycled oil use, reduce new oil consumption, and reduce environmental hazards and wasteful practices associated with used oil disposal.