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THIS SECTION IS FOR NEWS AND INTERESTING STORIES RELATED TO FOOD, NUTRITION AND FOOD PROCESSING. THEY ARE NOT NECESSARILY RELATED TO KOSHER BUT MAY BE OF INTEREST TO THE KOSHER CONSUMER, MANUFACTURER OR MASHGIACH.

Sugar Reduction in the News

March 6, 2019 - Beverages containing sugar have been seen as one of the causes of the obesity epidemic. Governments have been taxing beverages as a way to reduce this. Depending on how the regulations are written, companies have been adding grape juice as a sweetener to reduce the tax impact on their products. This has happened in England which has resulted in quite a few products losing kosher certification. Som municipalities in the US are or thinking about taxing sugar sweetened beverages.

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