Wednesday, June 15, 2011
Cities battling sweetened beverages...
Here are some recent interesting articles about the challenges and opportunities of policies directed at reducing excess sugar consumption by targeting sweetened beverages...
LA Unified Removes Flavored Milk From Menus - LA Times
City Council souring on Nutter Plan to tax sweet drinks - Philly.com
The Proposed Tax on Sugar-Sweetened Beverages - Vermont Public Radio
(4 part radio show debating the issue from both sides)