Sir, The proposals made within the Nationwide Meals Technique (News, Jul 15) are evidence-based, crucial steps in reversing the harmful impact that poor dietary habits are having on our well being and surroundings. The UK has the worst food regimen in Europe and has to alter with decisive motion. Along with recommending that we eat 30 per cent much less meat and rethink land use, the report builds on the efficacy of the slim comfortable drinks business levy, which, regardless of preliminary uproar of nanny-statism, has decreased weight problems and tooth decay in kids.
Though I’m in opposition to demonising single elements (particularly salt), specializing in the discount of each salt and sugar will drive the meals business to reformulate their extremely processed merchandise. The objective just isn’t