IEG Policy is part of the Business Intelligence Division of Informa PLC

This site is operated by a business or businesses owned by Informa PLC and all copyright resides with them. Informa PLC’s registered office is 5 Howick Place, London SW1P 1WG. Registered in England and Wales. Number 8860726.

This copy is for your personal, non-commercial use. Please do not redistribute without permission.

Printed By


NAS report lowers adequate intake of sodium for most children, bumps intake for age 50 and up

New DRI established for chronic disease nutrient limits

This article is powered by Food Chemical News

The National Academies of Sciences (NAS) is recommending changes to sodium and potassium dietary standards in a much-anticipated report released Tuesday (Mar. 6).


Related Content

Food industry groups urge HHS to reconsider messages on sodium and potassium intake
AHA cries foul over sodium guidance delay, AHI applauds on-farm antibiotic program in spending bill
Restaurant industry complains about FDA sodium reduction targets


What to read next




Ask The Analyst

Please fill in the form below to send over your enquiry or check the Ask The Analyst Page to find out more about the service

Your question has been successfully sent to the email address below and we will get back as soon as possible. my@email.address.

All fields are required.

Please make sure all fields are completed.

Please make sure you have filled out all fields

Please make sure you have filled out all fields

Please enter a valid e-mail address

Please enter a valid Phone Number

Ask your question to our analysts