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Brexit 18-04-2012

Health chief: We have never wanted ‘drinking kills’ labels

A re-think of the EU's alcohol strategy, due in 2013, will focus on stronger health warnings to consumers, the European Commission's health policy chief has told EURACTIV in an interview. But the industry will first be given a chance to self-regulate.

Policy chief: Self-regulation by alcohol industry must be properly implemented

The chief of strategy at the European Commission's health and consumer protection directorate (DG Sanco) tells EURACTIV that the forthcoming overhaul of its alcohol strategy will probably not come before the end of the year, but it will be on the agenda of the Cypriot presidency.