Citrus industry sees stars after fruit juice rating hit

SUNRAYSIA citrus growers fear the industry could be at risk after 100 per cent fresh Australian fruit juice was slapped with a lesser health star rating than diet cola.

State ministers at the Australia and New Zealand Ministerial Forum on Food Regulation last Friday moved to remove the five-star rating for fresh juice with no added sugar, preservatives or additions under the revised health star ratings (HSR) system.

Sunraysia Daily

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