Soda consumption in Mexico down 6 percent after tax

Mexicans reduced their purchases of sugary beverages by 6 percent following implementation of a one-peso-per-liter tax on sugar-sweetened beverages such as soda, according to a study by the Mexican National Institute of Public Health and the University of North Carolina. The tax was the equivalent of a 10-percent increase in the price of sugary drinks,… » Read More

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