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Sugary drinks tax

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A soda tax, sugar tax or soft drink tax is a tax or surcharge on soft drinks specific to the ... Sugar in such sweetened beverages can be in the form of sucrose, .... of the tax will have any impact...

Soda Sales in Mexico Rise Despite Tax - WSJ

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May 3, 2016 ... Indian Firm Admits 'Error' After Target Cuts Ties Over Cotton Dispute ... This is a bright spot for an industry that has feared it could be cast as the next tobacco. Mexico's tax was an attempt to cap obesity and diabetes rates in a country ... of Public Health estimates per capita consumption of sugar-sweete...

What the world can learn from Mexico's tax on sugar-sweetened drinks

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Mar 22, 2016 ... All eyes have been on Mexico since they imposed a tax on sugary ... will reduce the number of people who are overweight or obese by 1% (this ...

Mexico was meant to prove a sugar tax worked. New figures tell a ...

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May 6, 2016 ... Back in January we were told that Mexico's tax on sugary drinks cut ... Such taxes really only work if they reduce obesity, of course, but given the virtually non- existent impact of previous soft drink taxes, campaigners could be ...

Mexico's Sugary Drink Tax is Working, Study Suggests | TIME

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Jan 6, 2016 ... A new study looks at the effects of Mexico's soda tax one year later ... sugar- sweetened beverages as a way to cut down on the country's growing obesity epidemic. ... that “taxes can be part of a public health strategy—and Mexico's is a ... they cannot be viewed as a magic bullet in the fight against obesity.

Does a Soda Tax Reduce Obesity? Ask Mexico - Newsweek

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Feb 22, 2016 ... Mexico has become the most obese country in the world. ... Jeffrey Grogger found that Mexico's soda taxes raised sugar-sweetened beverage prices ... It's no surprise that a tax on sugary drinks might cut into consumption of those drinks. ... "Soda and candy taxes do not necessarily decrease caloric intake,"...

Mexico's Soda Tax Is Working. The US Should Learn From It | WIRED

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Jul 13, 2015 ... Mexico's one-peso-per-liter tax on sugary beverages is a model for its northern neighbor. ... to pass a tax on sugar-sweetened beverages—soda pop, sweetened teas, ... interventions will do nothing to curb rates of obesity and diabetes. ... In the first year of the tax, it was the poorest people who cut back on ...

Mexico's soda tax - World Health Organization

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do not have safe tap water. ... Mexico's soda tax has reduced sales of sugar- sweetened beverages. Time will tell whether the tax helps to reduce obesity.

What Canada can learn from Mexico's sugar tax: It's no panacea for ...

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Jan 18, 2016 ... What Canada can learn from Mexico's sugar tax: It's no panacea for ... Patrick Luciana is the co-author of XXL: Obesity and the Limits of ... food, is relatively cheap, and a big tax on bad food wouldn't force us to cut back much.

Soft Drink Sugar Tax: UK Joins Mexico With Levy On Sugary ...

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Mar 16, 2016 ... Britain Sugar Tax Sugary Drinks Tax Soda Tax ... Two years after Mexico became the first country to impose a tax on obesity-linked soft ... sugary drinks – the poor – and has helped cut soda consumption by as much as 12 percent, one study found. ... Could You Replace All Your Wedges With One Club?

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Sugar tax in Mexico cuts sales of sugary drinks by 12 per cent ...

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Jan 6, 2016 ... A sugar tax on fizzy drinks in Mexico has cut sales by 12 per cent, in the ... a long- awaited strategy on childhood obesity, which will consider a ...

Is Mexico's Soda Tax Really Working? - Reason.com

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Feb 13, 2016 ... Can we really say taxes that reduce consumption but aren't ... Jeffrey Grogger found that Mexico's soda taxes raised sugar-sweetened beverage ... It's no surprise that a tax on sugary drinks might cut into consumption of those drinks. ... Rather, the purpose of soda taxes is "[t]o staunch the rise in ob...

Chef Jamie Oliver Calls For Sugar Tax, While Mexico Eyes Soda ...

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Oct 20, 2015 ... Ironically, Mexico's successful soda tax may be cut in half. ... drink tax of 20% per litre, which is seven pence on a regular can of soda, and that we ... U.K. government to get off its bum and take action against childhood obesity.