No traffic lights

Kondro, Wayne
August 2010
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;8/10/2010, Vol. 182 Issue 11, pE524
Academic Journal
The article reports on the rejection of the continent-wide traffic light colour coding of foods by the European Parliament that will require food producers to put red labels on products with high fat, sugar and salt contents.


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