Should companies be accountable for advertising unhealthy foods to children?
In 2007, many of the major food companies banded together and pledged to stop advertising unhealthy foods to children. Children Now’s report, The Impact of Industry Self-Regulation on the Nutritional Quality of Foods Advertised on Television to Children, finds that nearly three out of four (72.5%) of the food advertised to children on television are from the poorest nutritional category. The industry is not living up to their promise.
Read the recently released report and let us know your thoughts on this topic, below.
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