Policy - Food Act (Breast-milk substitute) Regulations (revised edition 1994)

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March 1992
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Legislation relevant to nutrition


Legislation Details

These Regulations contain some rules relative to the placing on the market of infant formula, breast-milk substitutes or similar products. The Regulations prohibit any advertising of infant formula or similar products and lay down rules relative to the labelling of such products. Donation or sale at concessional prices to approved institutions of infant formula or similar products is allowed. 

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WHO Global Nutrition Policy Review 2009-2010 / WHO Global Nutrition Policy Review 2009-2010 / Link to eLENA "Regulation of marketing breast-milk substitutes" : http://www.who.int/entity/elena/titles/regulation_breast-milk_substitute... / ACKNOWLEDGEMENT: Summary and document retrieved from FAOLEX - legislative database of FAO Legal Office / http://faolex.fao.org

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