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In 2006, Bloomberg's plan to ban trans fat in cooking oils within the city's 24,000 food establishments was approved by the city's Board of Health. The plan gave restaurants 18 months to make the change. In 2009, they successfully enacted the first restriction on cholesterol-free artificial trans fats.
In 2006, Bloomberg's plan to ban trans fat in cooking oils within the city's 24,000 food establishments was approved by the city's Board of Health. The plan gave restaurants 18 months to make the change. In 2009, they successfully enacted the first restriction on cholesterol-free artificial trans fats.

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FDA working to eliminate trans fats

FDA takes first step toward banning trans fats from U.S. foods. Elizabeth Cohen reports.

FDA working to eliminate trans fats

FDA takes first step toward banning trans fats from U.S. foods. Elizabeth Cohen reports.