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In a campaign started by New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg, 16 US food companies pledged Monday to cut salt levels in their food products.
NEW YORK, April 26 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Heart Association and the National Salt Reduction Initiative, a national collaboration led by the City of New York, share a common goal -- to gradually lower the amount of sodium (salt) in the American diet.
SARASOTA, Fla., April 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Boar's Head Provisions Co., Inc., one of the nation's leading manufacturers of premium delicatessen meats and cheeses, announced today that they have pledged their commitment to the New York City Department of Health's National Salt Reduction Initiative (NSRI), by meeting the recommended 2012 target levels for sodium in deli cold cuts and cheeses.
Company to reduce sodium in its UNCLE BEN'S(R) brand flavored rice products LOS ANGELES, April 26 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Mars Food US, a leading producer of a variety of food products under well known brand names, including UNCLE BEN'SÂ®, today announced that it has signed on to the National Salt Reduction Initiative (NSRI).
SAN DIEGO, April 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Bumble Bee FoodsÂ®, marketer of America's leading premium seafood brand, has announced completion of significant sodium reductions across its line of canned albacore and light meat tuna products.
ASHEVILLE, N.C., April 21 /PRNewswire/ - Al Kirchner, CEO of Ocean's Flavor Natural Sea Salts, the world leader in the sale and distribution of natural less sodium sea salts responds to the news of potential sodium regulations now being considered by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA).
The Harvard School of Public Health nutrition source website offers strategies and recommendations for individuals, chefs, food companies, others.
MELVILLE, N.Y., April 20 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The Hain Celestial Group, Inc.
Searching for ways to improve the nutritional quality of leafy green vegetables, Lithuanian researchers have found success with new technology that features high-density photosynthetic photon flux generated by a solid-state illuminator.
MINNETONKA, Minn., April 14 /PRNewswire/ -- There has been many a push to reduce sodium in packaged and restaurant foods.
Lithium is the chemical element with symbol Li and atomic number 3. In the periodic table, it is located in group 1, among the alkali metals. Lithium in its pure form is a soft, silver white metal, that tarnishes and oxidizes very rapidly in air and water. It is the lightest solid element and is primarily used in heat transfer alloys, in batteries and serves as a component in some drugs known as mood stabilizers. Notable characteristics Lithium is the lightest metal and has a density...