New York City Agency Food Standards

City of New York, New York
Last Update: 17 Aug 2016

In 2008, the mayor signed Executive Order 122 to establish the City Agency Food Standards and designate a food policy coordinator for the initiative. The Department of Health and Mental Hygiene also created a Healthy Heart Program Hospital Toolkit, which includes implementation guides and standards for hospitals to improve the healthfulness of options in their vending machines, cafeterias, cafes, and patient meals.