Wednesday, July 14, 2010
A visualization debate - Traffic Light Food Labeling
A proposed visual learning "job" aid for healthy eating is debated in Europe. Information Aesthetics posted this article on the EU's proposed "Traffic Light" food labeling job aid.
My natural instinct is to distrust the industrial food industry, but they do have some good points here. This is a great example of weighing the pro's and con's that come with simplifying complex information into an "at-a-glance" graphic form.