Canteens carry a responsibility
Canteens in the schools should not be treated as commercial outlets. They carry a social responsibility towards inculcating healthy eating behaviours. They can be used as places to motivate children to consume healthy and hygienic food. When a child sees other children consume foods with healthy components then his healthy food choices get reinforced and also transmitted to his family back home.
Quality control measures to be observed in the school canteens regarding: