posted on June 1, 2012 at 10:36 AM
NEW YOK (AP) - High fructose corn syrup won't get a wholesome new name after all.
The Food and Drug Administration has rejected the Corn Refiners Association's bid to rename its sweetening agent "corn sugar." A representative from the association...
posted on May 25, 2012 at 1:48 PM
NEW YORK (AP) - What defines sugar? It's getting to be a stickier question.
The Sugar Association is accusing the makers of high fructose corn syrup of trying to candy-coat their image by calling their product a "sugar." The Corn Refiners...
posted on September 23, 2011 at 2:08 PM
LOS ANGELES (AP) - A recent attempt by the corn industry tochange the name of a widely used but increasingly controversialsweetener was misleading and could have robbed consumers ofimportant information, a top official at the Food and...