TITLE

Voluntary sodium reductions far from "uncharted"

AUTHOR(S)
Vogel, Lauren
PUB. DATE
September 2010
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;9/7/2010, Vol. 182 Issue 12, pE575
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the voluntary approach in salt reduction programs implemented by several countries for processed food manufacturers. World Action on Salt and Health (WASH) spokesperson Katharine Jenner says that while companies complain about the difficulty of reducing salt, other countries, such as Great Britain and Finland, have successfully implemented salt reduction programs. Jenner asserts that industry cooperation will be the main factor for the voluntary approach's success.
ACCESSION #
54111004

 

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