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‘Fat taxes’ beginning to be imposed on carbonated beverages

3 May 2013

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Carbonated drinks are bad for your health as they contain huge amounts of refined sugar, yet the production of plastic bottles and cans especially is highly reliant on this industry which could be hit if ‘fat taxes’ are imposed on them.  The ‘fat tax’ has an additional benefit however for the state – it is [...]