TITLE

T&T bars donations from 'fast food' giants

PUB. DATE
October 2011
SOURCE
Hot Calaloo;Oct2011, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article announces that the island nation of Trinidad and Tobago blocked donations from fast-food chain McDonald's to Wendy Fitzwilliam Pediatric Hospital. It says that it has also banned Pepsi Cola and Coca Cola from donating to public healthcare fundraising aimed at children. It claims that this is due to the link of their food products to childhood obesity and diabetes.
ACCESSION #
69690888

 

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