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Brazil: Health Regulatory Agency Issues New Rules Banning Trans Fats by 2023

(Dec. 26, 2019) On December 17, 2019, the Brazilian Health Regulatory Agency (Agência Nacional de Vigilância Sanitária, ANVISA) approved a resolution containing rules limiting the use of trans industrial fats in foods. ANVISA is a federal agency subordinate to the Ministry of Health and responsible for promoting the protection of the population’s health by executing […]