California Restaurants Can't Use Trans Fat As Of January 1

California Restaurants Can't Use Trans Fat As Of January 1

California will bar restaurants from cooking with trans fat beginning New Year's Day, becoming the first state to crack down on the substance tied to clogged arteries, strokes and coronary heart disease. The ban is hailed by supporters as a way to protect diners who routinely have not been aware of consuming trans fat at some restaurants because they don't see the meals cooked or the ingredients used.

Sections:  news   u.s.   business   living   
RELATED ARTICLES
  • Ready for the Year of the Sheep?
    The Lunar New Year, a massive celebration in many Asian countries, is fast approaching. More
  • One flight closer to space tourismOne flight closer to space tourism
    Virgin Galactic is one flight closer to becoming a commercial "spaceline." The company's passenger spacecraft, SpaceShipTwo, completed its first rocket-powered flight Monday morning above the Mojave Desert in California. More
  • FAA clears Boeing battery fix, ending 787 flight banFAA clears Boeing battery fix, ending 787 flight ban
    The Federal Aviation Administration gave formal approval on Thursday for a new lithium-ion battery system for Boeing Co's 787 Dreamliner, ending a three-month ban and clearing airlines to fly the plane with passengers again. More
  • Police confiscate 4-foot, 2-pound marijuana joint
    California police confiscated a mammoth joint during a 4/20 pot rally on Saturday, reports the Los Angeles Times. As the paper notes, hundreds of UC Santa Cruz students gather each year for the event, and each year campus police confiscate things like bongs and dime bags. More
  • Boy Scouts Move to Lift Ban on Gay MembersBoy Scouts Move to Lift Ban on Gay Members
    Officials of the Boy Scouts of America said Friday that they propose ending their ban on openly gay scouts but continuing to bar gay adults from serving as leaders. The decision, which follows years of heated controversy within the organization and growing outside criticism, must be approved by the roughly 1,400 voting members of the Scouts’ National Council at a meeting in Texas the week of May 20. More
BING NEWS:
  • California Bars Restaurant Use of Trans Fats
    The process results in an inexpensive fat that prolongs the shelf life and appearance of packaged foods and that, many fast-food restaurants say, helps make cooked food crisp and flavorful. But trans fats have also been found in scientific studies to lower ...
    02/1/2015 - 4:24 pm | View Link
  • California bans use of trans fat in restaurants
    SATURDAY July 26, 2008 (foodconsumer.org) -- The State of California on Friday became the first state to ban the use of artificial trans fat, long linked to clogging of arteries, in all restaurants and other food establishments in the state. Gov.
    04/19/2011 - 10:38 pm | View Link
  • California trans-fat ban in restaurants starts Friday.
    On January 1st, California will become the first state to ban the use of artery-clogging trans fats. Restaurants, especially fast-food chains, have been preparing for this day for months. Everything from fried chicken to French fries to tortilla chips are ...
    12/28/2009 - 9:03 pm | View Link
  • 2010 Means No More Trans Fat in California Restaurants
    New York City, Boston, Philadelphia have all done it, but California this week will become the first state to ban trans fat from restaurants. Assembly Bill 97, which worked its way through the state legislatures and signed by Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger ...
    12/27/2009 - 11:59 pm | View Link
  • War on fat: California trans-fat ban goes into effect Friday
    California will bar restaurants from cooking with trans fat beginning New Year's Day, becoming the first state to crack down on the substance tied to clogged arteries, strokes and coronary heart disease. The ban is hailed by supporters as a way to protect ...
    12/27/2009 - 6:29 pm | View Link
  • More
BING SEARCH:
  • Trans Fat | National Restaurant Association
    National Restaurant Association - Trans Fat Skip to navigation Skip to content. ... However, it is virtually impossible to eliminate all trans fat from restaurant foods.
    01/14/2017 - 6:57 pm | View Website
  • California bans trans fats in restaurants
    California on Friday became the first state to prohibit restaurants from using artery-clogging trans fats in preparing their food.
    11/24/2016 - 12:09 am | View Website
  • Trans Fat Banned in California Restaurants
    Trans Fat Banned in California Restaurants Santa Clara ... $1,000 for violations. AB 97 will also ban trans fat from baked goods on January 1, 2011.
    10/18/2016 - 12:35 am | View Website
  • F.D.A. Sets 2018 Deadline to Rid Foods of Trans Fats
    Health experts said the elimination of artery-clogging, artificial trans fats from the food supply would save thousands of lives a year.
    06/17/2015 - 7:23 am | View Website
  • California Restaurants Can't Use Trans Fat As Of January 1 ...
    California will bar restaurants from cooking with trans fat beginning New Year's Day, becoming the first state to crack down on the substance tied to ...
    03/18/2010 - 1:08 am | View Website
  • More

Comment On This Story

Welcome to Wopular!

Welcome to Wopular

Wopular is an online newspaper rack, giving you a summary view of the top headlines from the top news sites.

Senh Duong (Founder)
Wopular, MWB, RottenTomatoes

Subscribe to Wopular's RSS Fan Wopular on Facebook Follow Wopular on Twitter Follow Wopular on Google Plus

MoviesWithButter : Our Sister Site

More News