Bush Airport among 8th healthiest airport in the nation

By Erica Young - News Producer
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HOUSTON - Bush Intercontinental Airport was ranked eighth this year in the 2013 Airport Food Review.

The list was compiled by dietitians from the nonprofit Physician's Committee for Responsible Medicine.

IAH offers a variety of healthful options, which range from zucchini and squash tacos at Mango Taco Truck to veggie burgers at Lefty's Lonestar Grill. Travelers with a sweet tooth can stop by Fruteria. And Zpizza offers an eclectic mix, including a Mediterranean plate and Yuppie Veggie Sandwich.

Bush Intercontinental Airport was higher on the list last year. It lost 14 points in 2013 and fell four spots.

1. Denver International Airport (score 86%)
2. (tie) Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport (score 85%)
2. (tie) Chicago O'Hare International Airport (score 85%)
3. (tie) Los Angeles International Airport (score 83%)
3. (tie) Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (score 83%)
4. (tie) Baltimore/Washington International Airport (score 80%)
4. (tie) Washington Dulles International Airport (score 80%)
5. (tie) Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport (score 79%)
5. (tie) Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport (score 79%)
6. San Francisco International Airport (score 76%)
7. Newark Liberty International Airport (score 74%)
8. Houston George Bush Intercontinental Airport (score 73%)
9. Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport (score 72%)
10. (tie) Orlando International Airport (score 71%)
10. (tie) Miami International Airport (score 71%)

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