About High Fructose Corn Syrup

High fructose corn syrup (HFCS), a sweetener made from corn, comes in two primary compositions—HFCS-42 and HFCS-55. This means it is composed of either 42 percent or 55 percent fructose,

Sugar and Corn Refining Parties Settle Lawsuit

November 20, 2015
Western Sugar Cooperative et al. v. Archer-Daniels-Midland Company et al.
Case No. CV2:11-3473
Washington, DC– The parties jointly announce today that they have reached a settlement of a lawsuit pending in U.S.

Corn Refiners Association Statement on University of Southern California Study’s Suggestion that Sugar/High Fructose Corn Syrup Might Negatively Impact Brain Development in Adolescents

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
October 14, 2014
CONTACT:
David Knowles
(202) 534-3494
dknowles@corn.org
WASHINGTON, DC – “This latest rat study is yet another example of using rodent-based research to create controversy and needlessly frighten consumers while never actually demonstrating any adverse impact on humans.

Corn Refiners Association Celebrates 100 Years

Corn Refiners Association Celebrates 100 Years
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
March 13, 2013
CONTACT: David Knowles
(202) 534-3494
WASHINGTON, DC – In a gathering at the Library of Congress,

Corn Refiners Counter Sue the Sugar Association

Corn Refiners Counter Sue The Sugar Association for Deceiving Consumers about High Fructose Corn Syrup 
Counter Suit Charges The Sugar Association with “Preying on Consumers’ Fears”
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
September 4,

High Fructose Corn Syrup & Mercury

High Fructose Corn Syrup & Mercury
Independent Testing Found No Quantifiable Mercury – Review by Duke University Medical Center
Woodhall Stopford, MD, MSPH, of Duke University Medical Center,

CRA Statement – King Corn

Corn Refiners Association Statement – King Corn
“King Corn” starts off with a fresh premise, but the information it presents on high fructose corn syrup contains many well-worn myths.

Metabolic Syndrome Research

FRUCTOSE HYPERBOLE? CAN THE HUMAN BODY DISCERN SUGAR SWEETENED MILK FROM ITS HIGH FRUCTOSE CORN SYRUP COUNTERPART?
No Differences Found for Cardiovascular Disease, Weight Gain, Diabetes with Either Form of Fructose

Study Proves the Nutritional Equivalence of HFCS and Sugar

Yet Another Study Proves the Nutritional Equivalence of HFCS and Sugar, and the Safety of Fructose Consumption
“High-fructose corn syrup (HFCS) and sucrose have equivalent effects on energy-regulating hormones at normal human levels” was published on September 3rd.

CRA Statement on Western District of New York Lawsuit

Corn Refiners Association Statement on Western District of New York Lawsuit
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: June 18, 2013
CONTACT: David Knowles (202) 534-3494
WASHINGTON, DC – A lawsuit filed against members of the Corn Refiners Association (CRA) in the Western District of New York makes false and unsubstantiated claims about a safe and natural ingredient,

New Study Alleging HFCS-Diabetes Link is Flawed and Misleading

Caution: New Study Alleging HFCS-Diabetes Link is Flawed and MisleadingAuthors Target HFCS, while Ignoring it is Nutritionally Equivalent to Sugar
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:November 26, 2012
CONTACT: David Knowles(202) 331-1634
Background
A new study,