Speaking at an online event organised by the FSSAI to celebrate World Food Day, India’s Union Health Minister, Dr. Harshavardhan, declared that the Government intends to make India trans fat free by 2022. This is one year ahead the global target set by the World Health Organisation. However, at foodnetindia,
Hydrogenated fats are a source of trans saturated fats (trans fats), and are already banned in some parts of the world. Trans fats are a cause of many lifestyle diseases. These diseases include diabetes, hypertension, heart disease, cancer, and more.
Artificial trans fats are present in everything, from parathas to pizza to popcorn, it has now officially been banned in the U.S. Manufacturing artificial trans fats is an industrial process where hydrogen atoms are injected into molecules of vegetable fat, which changes their chemical structure. These altered molecules when ingested