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Open Forum => Nutrition News & Research => Topic started by: GeorginaS on December 05, 2006, 11:21:38 PM

Title: NY bans trans fat in restaurants
Post by: GeorginaS on December 05, 2006, 11:21:38 PM
dear nutrition allies,

here is website address for NY Times article about new ban on trans fat in restaurants, 12/05/06 newspaper report:

http://www.nytimes.com/2006/12/06/nyregion/06fat.html?hp&ex=1165467600&en=d40223614d12957e&ei=5094&partner=homepage

slowly but surely, poisonous food is getting booted!

peace, georgina
Title: Re: NY bans trans fat in restaurants
Post by: Oshyan Greene on December 06, 2006, 01:58:12 PM
Wow, that is truly a historic change! I will be watching the evolution of this with great interest.

Thanks for sharing the story. :)

- Oshyan
Title: Re: NY bans trans fat in restaurants
Post by: Anil Kapur on December 07, 2006, 07:59:46 AM
I received this article from a friend of mine in Halifax, Canada. The same mayor banned smoking in restaurants too. I am in the process of filing a Public Interest Litigation in India to ban smoking in restaurants. To better health.  ;D