Fructose in the EU: Handers, Corruption and Favors

Lobbying and corruption on the back of scientific fraud (or is that pseudo-scientific lunacy?) are alive and well in the EU:

The EU has now ruled that food and drink manufacturers can claim their sweetened products are healthier if they replace more than 30% of the glucose and sucrose they contain with fructose.

In case you need a refresher on fructose health “benefits”: