Why is Germany taking a bite out of unhealthy eating?

The German government pushing food industry to cut sugar, salt and fat levels by up to 20 percent over the next decade.

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    Are Germans eating habits too unhealthy?

    That is what their government seems to believe, it is working to persuade the food industry to cut sugar, salt and fat in their products by up to 20 percent over the next decade.

    So how is this plan being received in the country?

     

    Al Jazeera's Dominic Kane reports from Berlin.


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