Walt Disney Company To Ban All Junk Food Advertising On Its Television Networks

June 6, 2012 by  
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The Walt Disney Company has announced that by 2015 all of its networks, including The Disney Channel and Disney Junior, will stop advertising foods and beverages that “don’t meet [the company’s] nutrition guidelines.” It’s a surprising announcement considering Disney’s merchandise can be found in McDonald’s Happy Meals, but it is all part of the media giant’s efforts to tackle childhood obesity. Read the rest of Walt Disney Company To Ban All Junk Food Advertising On Its Television Networks Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: disney advertising , happy meals , healthy food guidelines , junk food , nutritional guidelines , walt disney , walt disney junk food ban

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When it Comes to Good Choices, is it Better to Reward the Good or Punish the Bad?

March 5, 2010 by  
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Image credit: Grist The name “junk food” alone tells us that our bag of chips, corn syrup-laden cookie, and giant soda are not the best food choices. Still, people reach for those foods everyday. But what if junk food was taxed

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Sustainable Dining on a Bus

March 5, 2010 by  
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Image credit: Good It doesn’t seem like there could be much that’s sustainable about a giant bus—or a roving restaurant—but Restaurateur Kai Schoenhals is using both to help move local food beyond its traditional boundaries…. Read the full story on TreeHugger

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