Olestra is a fat substitute that adds no fat, calories, or cholesterol to products. It
has been used in the preparation of otherwise high-fat foods such as potato chips
Foods made with olestra include all of Lay's light potato chip products and
Pringles' fat-free potato chips. Olestra, also called by its brand name Olean, was ...
Jun 22, 2013 ... Food coloring is made from petroleum and is found in several American products,
such as soda, sports drinks, macaroni and cheese, and ...
Apr 9, 2014 ... Olestra, which was marketed under the brand name Olean, was a dieter's ... Lay
rebranded Wow! chips as “Light” products, presumably to get ...
May 27, 2016 ... Olestra was an ironic discovery. In 1968, two Procter & Gamble researchers
attempting to synthesize products that could deliver fat to ...
Snack foods made with olestra have been tremendously popular with consumers
and products include Frito-Lay's WOW!™ potato and tortilla chips (Lay's®, ...
Jan 20, 2016 ... While olestra products are fortified with extra vitamins, they do not contain
additional carotenoids. Children, older adults, and people with ...
Aug 20, 2013 ... Due to an FDA decision ten years ago, olestra-containing products no longer
need to carry that warning label about “loose stools,” which made ...
In 1998 sales of products containing Olestra had hit a high, but by 2000 sales of
Olestra products had slumped, probably because Olestra foods were required to
Mar 24, 2014 ... I've heard that Olestra helps people to reduce their intake of fat, ... olestra but
required a warning notice, saying: “This product contains olestra.