Some food items that will comply with salt limits

Sixteen food companies plan to reduce the levels of sodium in their products as part of Bloomberg's initiative

Published April 27, 2010 3:30PM (EDT)

Sixteen food companies or restaurant chains said Monday that some of their products will meet voluntary limits on salt content by 2012 or by 2014, including:

-- Au Bon Pain: Sandwiches with ham and cured meat; soup; sweet yeast breads.

-- Boar's Head: Cold cuts; bacon; processed cheese.

-- Goya: Canned beans.

-- Hain Celestial: Health Valley crackers; Terra chips; Westbrae canned vegetables.

-- Heinz: Ketchup.

-- Starbucks: Breakfast sandwiches not on a biscuit.

-- Uno Chicago Grill: Hamburgers; pizza; chicken and fish sandwiches.

By The Associated Press

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