Thursday, April 21, 2011

Information - Food Additives

Center for Science in the Public Interest (CSPI) -
Advises to avoid  many "Diet", "Light" and "Fat-free" products

Avoid the following ingredients.

    * ARTIFICIAL COLORINGS
    * ASPARTAME (Nutrasweet)
    * HYDROGENATED VEGETABLE OIL
    * OLESTRA (Olean)






Center for Science in the Public Interest (CSPI)
- Advises to avoid  many "Diet", "Light" and "Fat-free" products





















Check the list of ingredients on the products you buy.
Many of the products below are thought to cause cancer or other disorders, especially in children.

Avoid the following ingredients.


    * ACESULFAME POTASSIUM
    * ARTIFICIAL COLORINGS: BLUE 2, GREEN 3, ORANGE B, RED 3, YELLOW 5, YELLOW 6
    * ASPARTAME (Nutrasweet)
    * BUTYLATED HYDROXYANISOLE (BHA)
    * CARAMEL COLOR (Caramel IV, and Caramel III)
    * CYCLAMATE (not legal in U.S.)
    * HYDROGENATED VEGETABLE OIL
    * OLESTRA (Olean)
    * PARTIALLY HYDROGENATED VEGETABLE OIL
    * POTASSIUM BROMATE
    * PROPYL GALLATE
    * SACCHARIN
    * SODIUM NITRATE
    * SODIUM NITRITE



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