Child Food Marketing Guidelines Set Back…Again

December 16th, 2011 by MorganDowney Leave a reply »

Food and beverage industry has won another victory in Congress (did you forget pizza?) , forcing through a provision which would require the three federal agencies involved in writing the new guidelines for marketing to children to undertake a cost benefit analysis. Lawmakers want cost-benefit analysis on child food marketing restrictions – The Washington Post Earlier in the year, the industry had forced the Administration to drastically curtail the age group covered by the proposed guidelines Food giants fight proposed nutrition guidelines – SFGate