Submission Number: 00458
Received: 7/11/2011 2:26:00 PM
Commenter: chris steele
Agency: Federal Trade Commission
Initiative: Preliminary Proposed Nutrition Principles to Guide Industry Self-Regulatory Efforts; Project No. P094513
Attachments: No Attachments
I think these proposals go to far and will hurt many companies without actually have much affect on chilhood obesity. The children are not the ones doing most of the shopping-its the parents.
Perhaps a better way to go would be to try and find a way to make healthier foods more affordable- maybe tax breaks for companies meeting certain nutritional goals or maybe subsidies on fruits,vegatables etc...
Cheap imported cookies and such costs way less than a pound of oranges or apples