FDA proposal: Just because it's sweet and sticky doesn't mean it's 'honey'
WASHINGTON, April 8 (Reuters) - Honey mixed with sugar might be sweet, but it is not "honey."
Food companies and other producers who add sweeteners to honey have to alert consumers by labeling their products as a "blend," the U.S. Food and Drug Administration said on Tuesday.
Only manufactures that do not add sugar, corn syrup or other sweeteners should label their products as pure "honey," the FDA said in draft guidelines posted online.
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