Implications for fruit juice and other food products making 'no added sugar' claims, proposed changes to Food Standards Code

Food Standards Australia New Zealand (FSANZ) is reviewing the requirements for claims about added sugar to align more closely with current Australian Dietary Guidelines and health objectives. This article addresses the proposed update to the definition of ‘added sugar’ and additional requirements for ‘no added sugar’ claims in the Australia New Zealand Food Standards Code, and the implications for businesses.