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19/09/2012

EU working group meets on packaging of unhealthy products

On 19 September, the European Parliament Environment, Public Health and Food Safety (ENVI) Committee held a Health Working Group workshop on the “Packaging of unhealthy products”. While the event focused chiefly on the packaging of tobacco products. Alcohol and food packaging were also briefly debated.
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11/09/2012

Belgian industry launches food marketing initiative

On Tuesday 11 September at a public event in Brussels, The Belgian Advertisers Association (UBA), COMEOS and FEVIA (Belgian food associations), officially launched the Belgian Pledge.
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