The 'ignored’ commodity: Confectioners face tough choice on sugar sustainability | Sustainable Procurement News | Scoop.it

..sugar sustainability is below the radar in confectionery as NGOs have not taken as strong a stance as with other commodities, choosing instead to focus on the sugar health debate.
“I don’t think the confectionery industry has grasped this yet,” said Usher, Bonsucro Chief Executive. “It’s the largest agricultural commodity that no-one cares about. It’s ignored and that’s something we are trying to put right.”