§ Mr. Whitaker
asked the Minister of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food what representations he has received against the introduction of cyclamates in food; and what action he is taking.
§ Mr. Peart
Before the Artificial Sweeteners in Food Regulations, 1967 were made, a considerable number of representations both for and against the use of cyclamates was received. These were considered by the Food Additives and Contaminants Committee, whose reports have been published. Some letters opposing the use of cyclamates in food have been received since the regulations were made. As I announced to the House on 26th July, it is my intention to keep