Thailand’s Public Health Ministry Bans the Production, Import and Distribution of Food Containing Trans Fat

Common foods which contain trans fats include cakes, pies and cookies, margarine, crackers, microwave popcorn, cream-filled candies, doughnuts, breakfast sandwiches, fried fast foods, frozen pizza.

Thailand’s Public Health Ministry Bans the Production, Import and Distribution of Food Containing Trans Fat

BANGKOK – Thailand has issued ministerial order by the Public Health Ministry banning the production, import and distribution of food containing trans fat. The order which was issued on June 13 and will become effective 180 days after its publication in the Royal Gazette cited scientific evidence that trans fatty acids from partially hydrogenated oils […]