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The UK debate on sugar intensifies

Comment: Sugar reduction pledge, not tax, could interest regulators

Comment: Sugar reduction pledge, not tax, could interest regulators

A tax on sugar has again hit the headlines in recent days, with a call from campaign group Action on Sugar and, significantly, after a key expert on obesity said new policies should be looked at. However, Ben Cooper says evidence sin taxes work is sketchy, although he argues Action on Sugar's separate call for an industry pledge to lower sugar could interest regulators.