Cuba Increases Efficiency in Alcohol Production

1 Havana, Cuba, Jul 19.- The modernization of five sugar cane refineries in the last few years allowed increasing efficiency in the production of alcohol and reducing costs, stated Carlos Gonzalez, head of sugar cane by-products at the Business Group Azcuba. The executive told Prensa Latina that the volume produced by sugar cane by-product increased in 2011, while a further

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U.S. Recalls Energy Drinks from Markets

3 Washington, Dec 16. -Drinks containing a mixture of caffeine and alcohol were recalled from the U.S. market because they cause addiction and increase risk behaviors. Its fruit taste masks the alcohol whose concentration is 12 percent stronger than normal beer. A can of 694 ml can have as much caffeine as a cup of coffee, said U.S health officials.

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