Visa Manaus inspects schools canteens to check products that contribute to childhood obesity

The State Law 4.352, from 05/07/2016, prohibiting market, acquire, make and distribute products that contribute to childhood obesity, in canteens and the like installed in public and private schools of AM is already in place.
23/02/2017 09h50 - Updated 23/02/2017 16h23
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With the return of the classes and the end 180 day deadline for schools to conform to State Law 4.352, from 05/07/2016, prohibiting market, acquire, make and distribute products that contribute to childhood obesity, in canteens and the like installed in public and private schools Amazonas State, Sanitary Surveillance Manaus (Visa Manaus) begins the enforcement of this law in the capital's schools.

From now on, sales are prohibited bullets schools, lollipops, chewing gum, chips, sandwich cookies, chocolates, candies, soda, popcorn and industrialized juices;
alcoholic beverages; foods with more than three grams of fat; food over 160 milligrams of sodium 100 kcal of the product; foods containing dyes, preservatives or artificial antioxidant (observed nutrition labeling on packages available); foods that do not contain: labeling, nutritional composition and shelf life, among others.


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