Splenda: Made from the selective chlorination of sucrose to taste like sugar

Splenda to Jury: Made from sugar so it tastes like sugar

Jury to Splenda: Yeah…Not so much.

The nuances of the case aside, the results are still a win for those of us who believe that processed sweeteners should not sit at the same table as natural sweeteners. McNeil Nutritionals needed to get the legal smack around in order for them to stop inferring that their product was more wholesome than other processed sweeteners when their was no evidence to support those inferences.

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