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3:46 pm
Wed April 13, 2011

Trans fats might be on the way out in Illinois

Artificial trans fats are in around 80 percent of American food products.
(via Flickr/Neil Conway)

Artificial trans fats might be escorted out of Illinois after House lawmakers passed a bill banning them in restaurants, school vending machines and other venues statewide, according to the Post Dispatch.

The bill, if passed in the Senate, would take effect Jan. 1, 2013.

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