WIA Conference: Regulation needs to tackle iodine deficiency disorder
Published: Thursday, 14 December 2017
The first International World Iodine Association Conference saw more than 80 delegates gathered in Pisa, Italy, to promote a multi-stakeholder approach intended to tackle iodine deficiency disorders, develop new uses of iodine in health and nutrition, and represent the industry and its concerns to governmental and regulatory bodies.
The iodine industry came together in November to tackle the
challenges of the iodine industry, such as a coordinated
approach to the prevention of iodine deficiency disorders (IDD)
and the need for harmonized regulations for iodine intake per
Higher consumption of iodine through the consistent regulation
of iodine intake...