Aspartame goes into hiding and changes its name to AminoSweet

Aspartame changes its name to AminoSweet

Mired in controversy, linked to possible brain tumours, and an increased risk of multiple myeloma, leukaemia and lymphoma – twice!) this chemical compound is to have a name change to improve its image!

It is now going to be called AminoSweet. Beware – Monsanto will soon be telling you it’s natural.

The rest of the story, including its history is on CANERactive - Aspartame changes its name to aminosweet.