TITLE

Healthy Plates

PUB. DATE
March 2007
SOURCE
Weekly Reader News - Edition 3;3/16/2007, Vol. 76 Issue 21, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that New Jersey has passed a bill to ban the sale of junk foods in elementary and middle schools. The purpose of the new bill, which will go into effect in September 2007, is to help students make better nutrition choices. Candy and soft drinks are not allowed to be sold as part of the ban, and the bill also limits fat and sugar content in foods served to students.
ACCESSION #
24424791

 

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