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sugar substitute:

see sweetener, artificialsweetener, artificial,
substance used as a low-calorie sugar substitute. Saccharin, cyclamates, and aspartame have been the most commonly used artificial sweeteners. Saccharin, a coal-tar derivative three hundred times as sweet as sugar, was discovered in 1879.
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The high-intensity sweeteners segment led the sugar substitutes market in terms of value, whereas high-fructose syrup was the most used sugar substitute type, by volume.
So it's no surprise that the per capita use of sugar substitutes climbed by 25 percent over the last decade in the United States.
The sugar substitute market has grown considerably in the last few years that is expected to continue.
sugar substitute market, according to the Associated Press.
Although rats aren't people, perhaps this is why Americans' girth is ballooning even though sugar substitute use is on the rise.
Few Americans know that regular use of a sugar substitute called xylitol (pronounced zi-la-tol) helps prevent caries, but this product has been widely used in Europe and Asia over the last 20 years.
There are many low-calorie sugar substitutes that can help to satisfy your sweet tooth.
A versatile sweetener, the sugar substitute is used in such products as chocolate, ice cream, baked goods and confections.
Elzan's line of sugar substitutes, Sweet Lite-Flavors, are available in Hazelnut and French Vanilla in 1-gram single-serve packets.
How can sugar substitute manufacturers attract older baking consumers
To calculate the market size, the report considers revenue generated through the applications market and the retail sales of various sugar substitute products, including:
Twenty-one years after researchers confirmed that the sugar substitute causes cancer in animals, controversy still rages.