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Healthy Vending Machine Project Fact Sheet


The Alabama Healthy Vending Machine Project is a collaboration between the Alabama Department of Public Health and the Alabama Department of Rehabilitation Services to provide healthier options in vending machines in state agencies. The goal of the project is to increase access to healthy foods and beverages and reduce or eliminate the availability of calorie dense, nutrient poor foods in public service venues.


Chronic Disease Prevention Toolkit

Keyword Area:

Chronic Disease, Nutrition, Obesity


Institutional Author:

Nutrition and Physical Activity Division of the Alabama Department of Public Health




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