Sweden to outlaw bisphenol A in kids packaging but rejects full ban

In CategoryBPA, Plastics, Bottled Water
ByRuss Bianchi

BPA at any exposure level in anyone is toxic and cancer causing; period.

~ Uncle Russ

Sweden said it will introduce a ban on bisphenol A (BPA) in food packaging targeted at young children but stepped back from proposals to force food processing and packaging players to find wholesale alternatives to the chemical.

Sweden to outlaw bisphenol A in kids packaging but rejects full ban

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1 in 5 children in Sweden overweight

In CategoryBaby/Children/Teen Health, Weight Health
ByRuss Bianchi

It’s the glucose syrup (HFCS label in EU) stupid!

~ Uncle Russ

University of Gothenburg, Sweden – and Karolinska Institutet have carried out the first ever national study of the prevalence of overweight and obesity in schoolchildren. It reveals that one in five children in Sweden is overweight, and that there is a link between low levels of education and overweight children.

1 in 5 children in Sweden overweight
 

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Swedes seek health via high-fat foods

In CategoryDiet, Fats, Food and More
ByRuss Bianchi

Real fats and oils are necessary for wellness.

~ Uncle Russ

In their quest for health and wellness via the diet, consumers in Sweden are increasingly looking to organic, additive-free – and high fat products.

Swedes seek health via high-fat foods

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