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Soda Carcinogen Caramel Color
2014-01-23 15:32:12

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online An investigation by Consumer Reports has revealed troublingly high levels of a carcinogenic brown food coloring in Pepsi One and Goya Malta sodas. Although there are no limits on the use of the investigated food additive, also known as 4-methylimidazole (4-MeI) or caramel color, California has the substance on its Proposition 65 list of carcinogens. Passed in 2011, the California law requires a food or beverage to have a health warning...

Pepsi Working On New Sweetener For Diet Pepsi In US Markets
2012-08-31 14:59:51

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online PepsiCo is working on a new Diet Pepsi product that will taste more like what it serves in its international markets. The company is aiming to create a Diet Pepsi formula for the U.S. that tastes like what it does as soon as its made, before it is exposed to the heat and transportation it faces when being moved from production to retail stores. The artificial sweetener used in U.S. Diet Pepsi, aspartame, breaks down and loses...

2009-12-16 10:43:00

PURCHASE, N.Y., Dec. 16 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- PepsiCo's Mountain Dew today unveiled the details of its DEWmocracy program; a comprehensive open communications platform that relies on the collective intelligence of loyal consumers to shape the direction of the brand and Mountain Dew innovation pipeline. The current project, DEWmocracy 2, which launched in July 2009, is a twelve month, seven stage campaign that will result in the production of a completely user generated Mountain Dew...

2006-04-03 14:19:02

By Susan Heavey WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Splenda, a popular artificial sweetener, may cause stomach pains and other digestion problems and should be pulled from the U.S. market until more research can be done to assess its safety, consumer advocates said on Monday. In a petition to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, Citizens for Health asked the agency to withdraw its approval of the zero-calorie sugar substitute pending further investigation of possible side effects. Splenda is...


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