Baby food: “Let’s boot out excess sugar, babies are sweet enough already”


MEPs have forced the European Commission back to the drawing board after rejecting its plans that would have allowed baby food to continue to contain up to three times more sugar than is recommended by the World Health Organization. UK Green MEP Keith Taylor, who drafted the resolution to turn down the plans, explained: “Obesity is the largest health problem that we face in the 21st century, so who would want to give babies a sweet tooth?

Read this interview with him to find out more.

Share