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see chlorofluorocarbonschlorofluorocarbons
(CFCs), organic compounds that contain carbon, chlorine, and fluorine atoms. CFCs are highly effective refrigerants that were developed in response to the pressing need to eliminate toxic and flammable substances, such as sulfur dioxide and ammonia, in
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These products contain fructans that have been broken down into individual fructoses, so they are much more similar to high-fructose corn syrup.
The sugar industry is wrongfully alleging that high-fructose corn syrup (a sugar made from corn) causes health issues that do not arise from consuming cane and beet sugar," says Audrae Erickson, president of the Corn Refiners Association.
say the branding misleads consumers with scientific inaccuracies to boost low sales of products containing high-fructose corn syrup.
High-fructose corn syrup (HFCS), also called isoglucose, is mainly a blend of two sugars, fructose and glucose.
42), which was sent to me by a colleague who knows of the research done in my laboratory and others comparing various metabolic parameters between high-fructose corn syrup and sucrose.
The deal will create an ingredients giant that will supply high-fructose corn syrup to soft drinks industry.
But a real radical change in the general public's waistline would be a ban on high-fructose corn syrup.
The news raised hopes of better prices for sales of its high-fructose corn syrup in the region.
Howard unfortunately mischaracterizes high-fructose corn syrup (HFCS), a natural product derived from U.
Some suggestions: Ban soda, potato chips, and other unhealthy snacks from schools; tax junk foods, particularly high-fructose corn syrup, a major culprit in the fattening of America; promote jogging and biking, and encourage exercise breaks; expand, not cut back, physical-education programs.
THE UNITED States claims that it has won a World Trade Organisation (WTO) case against Mexico, with a disputes panel ruling a 20% tax on Mexican soft drinks manufactured with imported high-fructose corn syrup broke global commerce rules.
The Senate vote repealed a 25% tax on soda drinks made with high-fructose corn syrup that had been introduced to protect the Dominican sugar industry.

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