Brominated vegetable oil (BVO) is a complex mixture of plant-derived
triglycerides that have ... The petition pointed out that since Gatorade is sold in
countries where BVO is not approved, there is...
May 5, 2014 ... The ingredient, called brominated vegetable oil, had been the target of ... who
wanted it out of PepsiCo's Gatorade and Coca-Cola's Powerade.
Apr 22, 2015 ... ... brominated vegetable oil when public pressure to remove BVO was suddenly
... PepsiCo removed BVO from Gatorade in 2013 and, following ...
BVO-No. Rumor: Mountain Dew and other sodas contain a toxic chemical .... to
consumer concerns they would discontinue the use of BVO in their Gatorade line
Mar 14, 2013 ... SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — When PepsiCo Inc. announced it would stop putting
an obscure vegetable oil in its Gatorade right before the Super ...
The other day, I Googled "brominated vegetable oil." It was the last time I drank
Orange Gatorade. I found out that this "BVO" is a controversial flame retardant ...
May 5, 2014 ... After Sarah Kavanagh started a petition in 2012, PepsiCo removed brominated
vegetable oil from Gatorade. Credit James Edward Bates for ...
Dec 14, 2012 ... An online petition has pointed out that Gatorade and many other mass produced
beverages contain a harmful ingredient, BVO.
Jan 25, 2013 ... PepsiCo Inc. announced it would stop using brominated vegetable oil in its
Gatorade products, but what exactly makes the chemical unsafe?
May 5, 2014 ... Brominated vegetable oil is not approved for use in food the European Union or
... chemical, also patented as a flame retardant, from Gatorade.