We have all kinds of food nuts. I first was made aware of the gluten free fad when jail inmates started claiming they needed gluten free diets–their goal was a better menu. More fish, less baloney. Ain’t gonna happen.
Category Archives: Food labeling
California is proposing expansion of the Proposition 65 warning labels. It looks like they are trying to catch up with all the safety stickers on a ladder. Continue reading
Some people know more than I do–I know, you can’t believe that such a thing.
courtesy of the BBC:
“The owner of a British food shop in Canada says he has been ordered to stop selling Marmite, Ovaltine and Irn Bru because they contain illegal additives.
“Tony Badger, who owns Brit Foods in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, told local media that food safety officials had removed the foods from his shelves. Continue reading
Here we go again. Colas have color, makes them more attractive for the consumer.
As we all know toxicity and carcinogenicity studies in rodents–not a reliable measure.
But they can still make crazy claims.
Enviros claim “green labels on candy bars are designed to trick you.” Continue reading
Current nutritional labeling is a fraud. Continue reading