The CPS has proposed to label harmful products
The head of Rospotrebnadzor Anna Popova said “Izvestia” that in Russia, a quarter of the adult population are obese, so harmful products can receive a “black mark”.
According to her, more than 35% — exceed the recommended daily salt consumption, and about 80% of salt comes from food industrial production, and not during the prepare.
“The option that we offer to you the traffic light system, which indicates an excess amount of sugar, salt and fat (foods with high content of them are marked in red, moderate — yellow low — green. — Ed.)”, — said Popov.
The head of Rospotrebnadzor noted that the labeling can be voluntary for a transition period.
Read more in an interview with “Izvestia”.