News On Trans Fats from Oceania
Remarkable reduction in trans fat consumption WITHOUT labeling in Australia and New Zealand
October 23, 2009
In a report published today, Food Standards Australia New Zealand (FSANZ) has shown that intake of trans fatty acids (TFAs) from manufactured sources has declined in the Australian and New Zealand population by 25-40% since 2007. FSANZ Chief Scientist...
Fast Food chains in Australia urged to reduce unhealthy fats
September 26, 2007
Fast food chains in Australia have cut down on the use of unhealthy trans fats amid threats of regulation, and have agreed to reduce saturated fats following pressure from health groups. Major chains including McDonald's, KFC, Hungry Jacks and Pizza ...