Additive coloring flows, like a river, through grocery store aisles. Do we really need it? Is there a difference between natural dyes and synthetics?
Posts tagged with FDA
FDA panel to discuss artificial color warnings
A panel meets this week to discuss the possible link between artificial food coloring and hyperactivity in children.
Corn sugar: Coming soon to your food labels
The Corn Refiners Association of America wants to rebrand high fructose corn syrup as corn sugar.
Is it time for a ban on artificial food dyes?
The Center for Science in the Public Interest is lobbying for the FDA to ban three common dyes: Yellow #5, Red 40, and Yellow #6.
News: FDA warning on product health claims
The FDA is entrusted by consumers to be a watchdog over health claims such as POM Wonderful’s. Manufacturers and marketers are not allowed to just claim their product offers certain benefits without substantial proof.