New Comment from Calorie Control Council on the Safety of Aspartame

ATLANTA (October 24, 2012) — Over 200 studies have demonstrated the safety of aspartame, and nutrition experts and regulatory bodies world-wide continue to reaffirm that the low-calorie sweeteners such as aspartame are safe for all populations. Aspartame is one of the most thoroughly studied food ingredients in the food supply.  In fact, aspartame has been tested for … Continue reading

October 24, 2014 Statements

EFSA Review Shows Aspartame is Safe

ATLANTA (December 10, 2013) — The Calorie Control Council* is pleased that the European Food Safety  Authority (EFSA) today released a final opinion on aspartame that reaffirms what scientists and healthcare professionals have known for years: aspartame is safe. Following a comprehensive review of studies on aspartame and its metabolites, EFSA has concluded that there is no reason … Continue reading

December 10, 2013 Statements