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Nov 15

FDA Acts to Ban Trans Fat in Foods

On November 7, 2013, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (“FDA”) published an announcement, entitled “Tentative Determination Regarding Partially Hydrogenated Oils,” announcing its preliminary determination that Partially Hydrogenated Oils (“PHOs”), which are the primary source of trans fatty acids (trans fat) in processed foods, are not generally recognized as safe (GRAS) for any use in …

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