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Public Health Responsibility Deal: F9. Salt Reduction 2017

Authors/ source/ publisher
Department of Health
Date added to library 20 March 2017
Year published
2017
Abstract
The Department of Health (DH), pledge to reduce salt intake by 2017; 
“We recognise that achieving the public health goal of consuming no more than 6g salt per person per day will necessitate further action across the whole food industry, Government, NGOs and by individuals. 
 
We will support and enable individuals to further reduce their salt intake by continuing to review and lower levels of salt in food. We commit to working towards achieving the salt targets by December 2017. For some products this will require acceptable technical solutions which we are working to identify and implement.”