Guatemala – Bill for the promotion of healthy eating analyzed

Congressman Ángel Francisco González, president of the Consumer and User Defense Commission, called a meeting to analyze initiative 5504, law for the promotion of healthy food, in order to establish consensus and update its content.

The congressmen summoned authorities from the Secretariat of Food and Nutritional Security (SESAN in Spanish), who participated in this opportunity and accompanied the reading of the document.

The congressmen explained that they will ask the opinion of all the sectors involved in the application of this bill, which establishes, mainly, the placement of black warning seals on consumer products with high sugar, sodium and saturated fat content.