Sodium reduction

Reducing sodium intake could save more lives, money than treating related disease, study finds

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Ambitious sodium reduction targets for the next two and 10 years laid out by FDA in draft voluntary guidance released last summer not only could save lives, but they could generate huge cost savings based on new research published this week in The BMJ. 

Soup-To-Nuts Podcast: Global cuisine, complex nutrition claims in 2017

Soup-To-Nuts Podcast: Global cuisine will rise in 2017 along with complex nutrition claims

Campbell Soup backs 'potassium salt' petition

Campbell Soup backs 'potassium salt' petition: A more consumer-friendly name will ‘advance public health goals’

More must be done to make the healthy choice the easy choice CSPI says

Companies, retailers must do more to make the healthy choice the easy choice, CSPI says

GMA to FDA: We need more time to meet sodium reduction targets

GMA to FDA: Sodium reduction guidance must be re-worded or industry will face a tidal wave of 'frivolous litigation'

Dr Kerr Dow: 'Open innovation is not just a buzzword, it’s a change in mindset in the whole industry.' (Picture: Cargill)

Cargill R&D chief: 'When I started, food science was cool, now it’s viewed with suspicion'

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Vinegar sales in US climb on health benefits, bold flavor & versatility

Unilever, CSPI support NuTek potassium salt petition

Unilever, CSPI support NuTek potassium salt petition, but the Salt Institute urges FDA to reject it ‘in the strongest terms’

Dairy Permeate cuts sodium, costs & boosts nutrition, USDEC says

Dairy Permeate cuts manufacturing costs and sodium while boosting nutrition, USDEC says

Soup-To-Nuts Podcast: Meeting sodium sugar & calorie reduction demands

Soup-To-Nuts Podcast: How can manufacturers meet sodium, sugar & calorie reduction demands?

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