Eat for dinner, eat for breakfast, and eat for lunch, says the new restaurant rules
In an attempt to rein in food waste, the US Food and Drug Administration announced Monday it will no longer allow restaurants to sell food with prepackaged ingredients.
The rules, announced by the FDA on its website, are intended to curb food waste.
As part of the new rules, restaurants are not allowed to use packaged foods that are already on the menu.
That means restaurants are prohibited from selling foods with the same ingredients and ingredients from the same prepackage that they use for their own meals.
The FDA also clarified that it is not against restaurants to serve food to their guests with prepacked ingredients.
Rather, it is against them to serve prepackated foods to guests who have not asked for them.
According to the FDA, the new regulations are intended “to prevent restaurants from overcharging consumers, thereby increasing their prices.”
The rules do not apply to the sale of food to children under 13.
The FDA’s announcement came as it was revealed that McDonald’s plans to move all of its restaurants out of the country and will be located in Canada.
McDonald’s announced it will relocate its restaurants to Canada, citing rising food costs.
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