New bottles appear in stores marked ‘Now Aspartame Free’ as health concerns over the artificial sweetener may be to blame for the soda’s dip in popularity

A revamped Diet Pepsi without aspartame is popping up on store shelves. So will people start flocking back to the soda?

PepsiCo says its new Diet Pepsi should be available nationally this week. In response to customer feedback, the company said earlier this year that it would replace the aspartame in the drink with another artificial sweetener that has less baggage.

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Source: The Guardian Circular Economy RSS