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Subway announces salt reduction in sandwiches

Subway announced plans to slash the amount of salt in its sandwiches starting on Monday, April 18, 2011.

April 18, 2011 12:00:00 AM PDT
Subway has announced plans to slash the amount of salt in its sandwiches starting on Monday.

Sodium content at all of its U.S. stores will be cut by as much as 28 percent.

The sandwich chain has become the first national fast food chain to publicly announce such a big reduction in sodium.

Subway first began to cut salt in 2009.