Bottles of alcohol suggested frightening pictures
In Russia on bottles with alcoholic beverages can appear illustration about the dangers of excessive drinking. With this idea in the Ministry of health appealed the leadership of the Federal project “Sober Russia”, reports RT.
According to the authors, the existing labels with a warning about the dangers of excessive consumption of alcohol is not enough.
“Photos of alcohol affected the brain, heart or liver will be an incentive to protect your health, makes people at least think about it before you can buy alcohol,” explained project leader Sultan Khamzayev.
Another suggestion was to place instead of a scary photo excerpts from the Criminal code, in particular article 151 “Involving of minors drinking alcohol”.
The Agency said that it is ready to examine the proposal for this will be studied the experience of other countries, and scientific data.
At present frightening the pictures are printed on every pack of cigarettes. Since November 2017 image with a warning about the dangers of Smoking should be placed on both sides of the package and occupy not less than 50 percent of its area.