Monday, October 20, 2008

Don't Eat Corn Syrup? You're Snobby and Racist

4th\SW Quadrant: The Approval Matrix

The Corn Refiners Association started a $30 million ad campaign, saying that corn syrup has the "same natural sweeteners as table sugar and honey."

The FDA concluded that it was natural, and in the US District Court upheld the decision.

According to Lloyd Alter, "... don't believe that "all natural" label- it's meaningless."

-- Source: Lloyd Alter\via Treehugger

High-Fructose Corn Syrup Ad 1

High-Fructose Corn Syrup Ad 2

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