MEPS MOVE TO REDUCE SUGAR CONTENT IN BABY FOOD – 20 JANUARY

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MEPS MOVE TO REDUCE SUGAR CONTENT IN BABY FOOD - 20 JANUARY
20 Jan 2016

MEPS MOVE TO REDUCE SUGAR CONTENT IN BABY FOOD – 20 JANUARY

Brussels Daily

Screen shot 2016-01-23 at 17.49.24Draft EU rules that would allow baby foods to continue to contain up to three times more sugar than is recommended by the World Health Organisation were vetoed by the European Parliament on Wednesday, as they fail to protect infants and young children against obesity, say MEPs. Instead, they advocate reducing the EU sugar content limit to match the WHO recommendations.  Read more

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