New sugar limits: 26 ‘mini well being time bombs’

Starbucks caramel frappuccino with whipped cream (with milk)
Contains the equivalent of 11 teaspoons of sugar*

Coca Cola authentic 330ml
9 teaspoons

Mars Refuel milk drink 350 ml
eleven teaspoons

Pepsi regular cola 330ml
9 teaspoons

ASDA dark Belgian chocolate pudding 100g serving
9 teaspoons

Tesco sticky toffee sponge pudding 100g serving
9 teaspoons


Mars chocolate bar 51g
8 teaspoons

Fanta Fruit Twist 330ml
eight teaspoons

Waitrose lemon drizzle pudding 115g serving
8 teaspoons

Red Bull power drink 250ml
seven teaspoons

Tesco Juice Bar Super Fruita smoothie 250ml
seven teaspoons

Sainsbury’s strawberry and banana smoothie 250ml
7 teaspoons

Heinz treacle sponge pudding 75g serving
7 teaspoons

Muller Crunch Corner strawberry shortcake yoghurt 135g

6 teaspoons

Twix bar 50g
six teaspoons

Innocent Smoothie, mango and passion fruit 200ml serving
six teaspoons

Sharwood’s sweet and sour chicken with rice 375g
6 teaspoons

Cadbury scorching drinking chocolate (with semi-skimmed milk) 200ml
6 teaspoons

Crunchie bar 40g
six teaspoons

Tropicana smooth orange juice 200ml serving
5 teaspoons

Sainsbury’s 100 per cent pressed apple juice 200ml serving
5 teaspoons

Capri-Sun orange juice 200ml
5 teaspoons

Sprite sparkling lemon and lime drink 330ml
5 teaspoons

Snickers bar 48g
5 teaspoons

Don Simon clementine juice 200ml serving
5 teaspoons

Hartleys strawberry jelly, per serving
five teaspoons

*based mostly on 4g of sugar equating to one teaspoon

Some of the goods have milk, total fruit and veggies which have naturally occurring sugar that is not included in the World Overall health Organisation’s limits. The six teaspoon restrict includes any sugar that is added to food items by the manufacturer, plus that naturally current in honey, syrups, and fruit juices.

Sources: Action on Sugar (survey carried out in January 2014) dietary values offered for personal merchandise

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