Press Releases

October 15, 2014

This study subjected individuals to unrealistically high levels of fructose that was consumed independent of glucose, which is just not how fructose is consumed in our daily diet.

October 14, 2014

This latest rat study is yet another example of using rodent-based research to create controversy and needlessly frighten consumers while never actually demonstrating any adverse impact on humans.

August 6, 2014

A federal judge in Los Angeles denied a motion filed by Corn Refiners Association (“CRA”) member companies seeking leave to amend their counterclaim against the sugar industry defendants in the Western Sugar Cooperative et al v. Archer-Daniels-Midland Company et al. litigation on Tuesday.

June 4, 2014

Dr. Michael Goran has used improper methodology to arrive at demonstrably false conclusions about the amount of fructose in certain sweetened beverages. Again. Of the three methodologies employed in his study, none is a valid methodology for measuring sugars in beverages.

June 4, 2014

Contrary to claims by sugar industry front group Citizens for Health (CFH), very few food and beverage companies are removing high fructose corn syrup (HFCS) from their products. Recent research from Mintel Research Consultancy and GNPD shows that fewer than 3% of new products were introduced as “HFCS-free” between 2002 and 2013.