Canderel sugar is a low calorie artificial sugar, available in granular powder form. One teaspoon of granular or Canderel zero calorie is equivalent in sweetness to one level teaspoon of sugar, but it is much less caloric: 1 Teaspoon of Canderel (0.5g) = 2 Calories compared to 1 Teaspoon of Sugar (5g) = 16 Calories.
Consumption of Canderel zero calorie sugar
It is just one of the brand names under which aspartame is marketed. This sweetener is used in many diet soft drinks and food preparations. Scientists have verified its safety and established an Acceptable Daily Intake for aspartame.