Food Standards Scotland calls on catering agency to help tackle obesity in Scots kids
SCOTLAND's food body has called for action from the catering industry to help tackle obesity after a new report revealed children have been consuming more burgers, chips and cola from fast-food outlets in recent years.
Food Standards Scotland (FSS) wants the sector to introduce measures to help combat high fat, salt and sugar in food and drink, including changing recipes, smaller portions, calorie labelling, improving children's options and revising marketing and advertising.
Its latest report shows that, in Scotland, visits to one particular fast-food chain "grew rapidly" between... read more
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