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Health Ministry to implement SLSI standards

The Health Ministry will implement standards set by the Sri Lanka Standards Institute (SLSI) regarding the addition of sugar and salt to food products. The gazette notification in this regard is to be issued shortly, a Health Ministry spokesman said.

The spokesman said the extremely high sugar and salt levels in food products in the market has seen a rise in Non Communicable Diseases.

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Health Ministry to implement SLSI standards

 

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