Trans fatty acids: reponse from Commissioner Andriukaitis to the co-chairs of the MEP Heart Group

On 14 April, the MEP Heart Group organised a panel discussion on the presence of industrially produced trans fatty acids in foods in Europe.  As a consequence of this debate, the co-chairs of the MEP Heart Group have written a letter to Commission President Juncker, asking when the Commission will take the necessary legal steps to legislation trans fatty acids in foods.  The response, prepared by Commissioner Andriukaitis on behalf of President Juncker, can be downloaded here.