Posts Tagged as "soda"

More Adolescents in California are Drinking Sugary Beverages

Oct. 18, 2013 / By
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New America Media, News Report, Viji Sundaram

Even as the consumption of sugary drinks among young children in California is beginning to decline, a study released today shows a significant spike among adolescents...

Q&A: Jeff Ritterman On the Soda Tax’s Future, Income Inequality and Health in Richmond

Jun. 28, 2013 / By
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Interview, Malcolm Marshall

Editors Note: Jeff Ritterman, 64, is a retired cardiologist and former Richmond City Council member...

Opinions Divided on Richmond Soda Tax

May. 7, 2012 / By
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Commentary, Iraida Santillan / Richmond Pulse

The possibility of a citywide soda tax is causing a debate among our residents...

Breaking Down the Chain: A Guide to the Soft Drink Industry

Nov. 2, 2011 / By
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What does it take to produce and sell a soft drink today?

From manufacturing and bottling to market research and distribution, the soft drink industry involves a complex and sometimes mysterious chain of players, systems, and strategies...

12 California Students Named ‘Soda Sucks’ Competition Winners

Oct. 27, 2011 / By
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VoiceWaves team member John Oliver Santiago was among the Youth Leaders to encourage their peers to fight back against predatory soda marketing.