The site was chosen because its strategic location, where the supplies of public and private services are adequate and labor supply and raw materials are readily available. Sources of Raw Materials The plant shall have its own sugarcane plantation near the mill and the plantation shall be adequate in land area that will produce the needed raw material for sugar.
They funded research, provided papers for review, and participated in reviews that emphasized saturated fat and cholesterol as primary cardiovascular risk factors.
There is nothing necessarily wrong with industry funding research. This is pretty much a necessity as the amount of research that can be funded with public dollars is limited.
Over the years, however, standards have emerged to mitigate the problem of bias in industry-funded research.
These standards include total transparency. Researchers have to reveal the source of their funding and any potential conflicts of interest, including ties to industry. Journals also have to reveal industry ties. Further, reviewers are encouraged to weigh independent research more heavily than industry funded research.
This is a bit of an ongoing game of cat and mouse, where industry tries to find ways to put their thumb on the scale, and the scientific community tries to stop them.
However, I think the NYT article failed to put this episode into the full context of the diet wars over the last 50 years. Scott Alexander wrote an article making the same point. The dairy industry and meat industry also funded research over this time.
It is actually not clear what the net effect of industry research was. Further, the research is complex. Researchers are looking for what I think is a small signal and there are many ways to conduct research and look at the data. Again — moderation is the answer.
Bottom line for the consumer Despite all the complexity in the research, the many factions pushing their special diet, and those trying to exonerate the food they produce or point the finger at a competitor, we are back to a simple recommendation — eat a varied moderate diet with plenty of vegetables and exercise regularly.
I always have to add the caveat that for those with medical conditions, like diabetes, they may need to eat a modified diet with another layer of complexity. Some people may also have specific nutrient deficits. But for most people, the above advice is really all they need to know. In fact, such diets can be a net negative when they deviate from a moderate diet with extreme recommendations.
Special diet tricks and supplements also will not compensate for an overall bad diet or lifestyle. What this episode also reveals, and is something that I think most people already know, is that you should not believe marketing hype.
These are nothing but marketing ploys.Sep 13, · The sugar industry paid scientists in the s to play down the link between sugar and heart disease and promote saturated fat as the culprit instead, newly released historical documents show.
PHENOLIC RIPENESS IN SOUTH AFRICA by Dr AHA Roediger Assignment submitted in partial requirement for Cape Wine Masters Diploma Stellenbosch July Sep 14, · A recent study revealed the sugar industry's efforts 50 years ago to shape medical opinion on how sugar affects health. But today, scores of companies continue to fund food and nutrition studies.
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Big Sugar seems to have copied the Big Tobacco playbook, a new report contends. More than four decades ago, a study in rats funded by the sugar industry found evidence linking the sweetener to Founded: Sep 18, Read this essay to learn about Sugar Industry. After reading this essay you will learn about: 1.
Development of Sugar Industry 2. Location of the Industry 3. Dispersion of Sugar Industry 4. Problems of Sugar Industry 5. Present Position and Production. Essay # Development of Sugar Industry: In , first Indian sugar mill was started in Bihar.