Position Statement: The Benefits of Drinking Tap Water

Position Statement: The Benefits of Drinking Tap Water

Food Active has published a new position statement on ‘The Benefits of Drinking Tap Water’


Our position statements aim to frame the issue, both at a national and North West perspective, provide a brief review of the evidence, initiatives or regulations currently in place to tackle the issue and our position/action on the matter. Follow the button below to view and download our latest statement, which was written by our student volunteer Chloé Higham-Smith. Many thanks to Chloé for all her hard work on developing the resource.

Position Statement: The Benefits of Drinking Water

 

We have a number of position statements available to view and download, including:

  • Outdoor advertising of less healthy food and drink
  • Takeaways and healthy weight
  • Active travel and healthy weight
  • Healthier vending
  • Energy drinks
  • Health harms of high street giveaways
  • Food as a safeguarding issue
  • Healthy weight in the early years
  • Healthy weight in pregnancy
  • Healthy weight in preconception
  • Sugar sweetened beverages
  • Junk food marketing to children
  • Childhood obesity

You can access these at the following link: http://www.foodactive.org.uk/category/position-statement/


Related Articles

Our letter about “Happy Holidays”

See our letter on “Happy Holiday”. We are objecting to Coca-Cola hijacking the Christmas message. Please show your support by

Guest Blog: ‘Two thirds of UK adults are “failing” to maintain healthy weight – is it simply their lack of capacity of making healthy choices in life?’

Magdalena Muc is a new volunteer Food Active. Her interests include the role of obesogenic environment in population’s health, public

Food Active Bulletin: Healthy Weight Declaration Special Edition

In 2019, Food Active will be sending a Healthy Weight Declaration special edition bulletin every now and then to update Food