TITLE

Federal sodium working group disbanded

AUTHOR(S)
Vogel, Lauren
PUB. DATE
March 2011
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;3/8/2011, Vol. 183 Issue 4, pE229
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that the federal government of Canada has disposed its sodium reduction group. It states that the Sodium Working Group which was formed to create and impose strategy for cutting excessive sodium intake and has passed a report calling for voluntary reductions by industry was told that the said duty was reassigned to Health Canada's advisory body, Food Regulatory Advisory Committee. It adds that Health Canada also proposes a less rigorous sodium reduction targets.
ACCESSION #
59410504

 

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