FDA Issues Final Guidance for Voluntary Sodium Reduction Targets

Today the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has taken new action to address preventable, chronic diseases and advance health equity for all. The FDA has issued final guidance to set voluntary sodium reduction targets for the producers of foods Americans eat every day. This is a significant step in creating a healthier food supply to help reverse the trend of diet-related chronic diseases and the disproportionate burden experienced by racial and ethnic minority groups.

 

Original source: https://health.gov/news/202110/fda-issues-final-guidance-voluntary-sodium-reduction-targets