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[Update: See our fact sheet with the most recent science on aspartame's links to weight gain] News Release For Immediate Release: Wednesday, October 14, 2015 For More Information Contact: Gary...

October 14, 2015

News Release For Immediate Release: Wednesday, July 1, 2015                           For More Information Contact: Gary Ruskin (415) 944-7350 Is Coke Illegally Claiming...

July 1, 2015

News Release For Immediate Release:  Wednesday, May 20, 2015 For More Information Contact: Gary Ruskin (415) 944-7350 Is It Accurate to Call a Soda “Diet,” Consumer Group Asks Soda...

May 20, 2015

News Release For Immediate Release: Friday, April 24, 2015 For More Information Contact: Gary Ruskin (415) 944-7350  Pepsi Dumps Aspartame But Question Looms: Can Soda Be Called...

April 24, 2015

In what appears to be a truly classic case of false advertising, Coca-Cola and PepsiCo call their artificially sweetened colas Diet Coke and Diet Pepsi. Why false advertising? It turns out...

April 9, 2015

News Release For Immediate Release: Thursday, April 9, 2015 For More Information Contact: Gary Ruskin (415) 944-7350 “Diet” Soda Fraud? Consumer Group Asks FTC, FDA to Investigate Coke, Pepsi...

April 9, 2015

Margaret Hamburg, Commissioner of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, announced yesterday that she would soon leave her post. Here's one easy way to tell that she was a greater friend to the...

February 6, 2015

Summary * Calorie Control Council is a trade group for manufacturers of artificial sweeteners * The CCC has “a penchant for stealthy public relations tactics” * CCC is run by a public...

January 17, 2015