Olestra is a fat substitute that adds no fat, calories, or cholesterol to products. It
has been used .... History of Olestra · Case Study and Chemistry of Olestra
Chemically, olestra is a sucrose (table sugar) molecule to which are ... $1.5
billion in annual sales and be the biggest thing in Procter & Gamble's history.
May 27, 2010 ... ... there be than zero calories, zero grams of cholesterol and zero grams of fat? In
January 1996, the FDA approved olestra as a food additive.
To address these larger concerns, the author reviews the history of olestra's
approval; describes P&G's campaign to obtain support from FDA and Congress, ...
How does olestra work? Is it safe to eat foods containing olestra? ... The Fine
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Aug 20, 2013 ... Considering the checkered history of olestra, many had thought this fat substitute
had been consigned to the land of really, really stupid ideas.
History of Olestra. 1971 Proctor and Gamble (P&G) obtained the first patent on
olestra; 1975 P&G filed an investigational new drug application with the FDA ...
History. Simplesse is a brand-name fat substitute made by NutraSweet Company
of ... Olestra was used in ice cream, cooking oil, salad dressings, baked goods, ...
Jun 22, 2013 ... Worthy of celebration: 99-year history of workers' safety in Utah ... Olestra is a fat-
free additive found in foods such as fat-free potato chips, ...
Details on Olestra and its health effects. ... Center for Science in the Public
Interest, A Brief History of Olestra, ,; Center for Science in the Public Interest, The