What U.S. city became the first to ban trans fats in restaurants in 2006?

  • New York correct

    In 2006, the New York City Board of Health voted to adopt America’s first major municipal ban on the use of most trans fats in restaurants. Today the Food and Drug Administration is working on removing trans fats from America's food supply completely. Most researchers agree that trans fats are significantly more dangerous to human health than other fats.

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