Denmark an Example After Transfat Ban
By MARIA CHENGAP Medical Writer
Two years ago Denmark declared war on killer fat, making it illegal for any food
to have more than 2 percent transfats. Offenders now face hefty fines _ or even
prison terms. The result? Today hardly anyone notices the difference.
And the closing remarks:
Stender and other health experts say Denmark's transfat ban should be adopted
"There's no reason it cannot be done elsewhere," he said,
explaining that the food in Denmark is not markedly different from food anywhere
else. "If you removed transfat from the planet, the only people who would feel
the difference are the people who sell the transfat."
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