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Brominated Vegetable Oil

UPDATE: Coke To Drop Controversial Ingredient Entirely

AP | By CANDICE CHOI | Posted 07.05.2014 | Healthy Living

NEW YORK (AP) — Coca-Cola says it will drop a controversial ingredient from all its drinks that contain it, not just Powerade. The At...

Powerade Drops Controversial Ingredient

AP | CANDICE CHOI | Posted 05.05.2014 | Healthy Living

NEW YORK (AP) — Coca-Cola is dropping a controversial ingredient from its Powerade sports drink, after a similar move by PepsiCo's Gatorade last yea...

As Food Labels Get Closer Look, Ingredients Vanish

AP | CANDICE CHOI | Posted 12.17.2013 | Healthy Living

NEW YORK (AP) — Take another look at that food label. An ingredient or two may have vanished. As Americans pay closer attention to what they eat, f...

Brominated Vegetable Oil In Gatorade? Previously Unnoticed Ingredients Get Added Scrutiny

AP | GARANCE BURKE | Posted 03.14.2013 | Healthy Living

SAN FRANCISCO -- When PepsiCo Inc. announced it would stop putting an obscure vegetable oil in its Gatorade right before the Super Bowl, one of the lo...

Teen Petitions Coca-Cola To Remove Questionable Ingredient

Posted 02.14.2013 | Healthy Living

Last month, after a flurry of consumer complaints, PepsiCo Inc. removed brominated vegetable oil (BVO) from its Gatorade drinks. BVO, which is patente...

Chemical In Mountain Dew And Some Citrus Sodas Has Cloudy Health History

| Posted 12.14.2011 | Healthy Living

By Brett Israel and Environmental Health News (Click here for the original article) MARIETTA, Ga. -- It's Monday night at the Battle & Brew, a gam...