Trans-Pacific Partnership rules could block alcohol warnings

Deborah Gleeson and Paula O'Brien express their concerns about the proposed new rules for alcohol labelling under the Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement (TPPA) on The Conversation

These could prevent the implementation of effective health warnings on alcohol products, including warnings related to consumption during pregnancy.

The TPPA free trade negotiations have already raised many concerns about the impact the agreement could have on other areas of public health, including access to medicines and tobacco control.

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