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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Olestra

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 Development,; consumeraffairs.com report on Frito-Lay litigation · Center for Science in ...

www.bathroomreader.com/2015/06/olestra-leaky-history

Jun 29, 2015 ... Formally known as “sucrose polyester,” Olestra is a synthetic fat substitute which is made by altering the chemical components of sugar and oil.

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May 27, 2010 ... When it comes to nutrition, what better equation could there be than zero calories , zero grams of cholesterol and zero grams of fat? In January ...

www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1308434

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, ...

qz.com/197458/those-gut-wrenching-olestra-chips-from-the-90s-might-have-been-good-for-us

Apr 9, 2014 ... Olestra, which was marketed under the brand name Olean, was a dieter's dream when it was marketed in the 1990s, during the low-fat craze.

priceonomics.com/the-failure-of-the-fat-free-revolution

May 27, 2016 ... Undeterred, P&G spent millions to develop olestra as a fat substitute. .... The olestra story easily fits the narrative of a corporation pushing ...

foodidentitytheft.com/newest-top-ten-plus-additive-to-avoid-was-once-the-stuff-of-bathroom-humor

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.

www.deseretnews.com/top/1603/2/Olestra-or-Olean-8-readily-available-foods-in-the-US-that-are-banned-in-other-countries.html

Jun 22, 2013 ... It is a known fact that several snacks and drinks commonly available in American grocery stores are unhealthy. However, some common foods ...

www.fastcompany.com/1809002/what-were-they-thinking-chips-sent-us-running-loo

Jan 17, 2012 ... In 1998, Frito-Lay introduced WOW Chips, fat-free chips made with olestra– whose molecules acted like a laxative when people ate too much.