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Sugar

Volume 481: debated on Monday 27 October 2008

To ask the Secretary of State for Health what recent discussions he has had with representatives of the confectionery industry on the sugar content of their products. (227782)

Department Ministers have not had any recent discussions with representatives of the confectionary industry on the sugar content of their products. The Food Standards Agency is in regular contact with the industry on the subject of reducing the sugar content of their products as part of their saturated fat and energy intake programme.