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Posts tagged center for science in the public interest

July 3, 2013

Bad Influence? 

A television remote

Nickelodeon Won’t Quit Junk Food Advertising

Senators have called on the children's programming giant to quit advertising junk food to children. Nickelodeon has not relented.

January 18, 2013

Adbusting  

Top of a soda can, macro lens

Not OK: Deconstructing Coke’s Visual Culture Of Deception

With a new ad campaign, Coca-Cola is trying to portray itself as a leader in the war on obesity. Here's why we should be suspicious.

March 10, 2012

Bring Back The Crystal Pepsi  

coca cola

Concerns Over Cancer-Causing Cola Coloring

The Center for Science in the Public Interest sent a letter to the FDA on Monday detailing concerns about a compound used to give cola its distinctive look.

October 24, 2011

Festival For Food 

radish

Mindful Moments Started 36 Years Ago For National Food Day

Did you know the first National Food Day was in 1975? After only two years, the movement fizzled out -- until now.

July 28, 2011

Food Labels 

Packaged Meat In A Grocery Cart

If Meat Contains Additives, USDA Wants Label To Say So

Meat enhanced with solutions and flavorings can have five times as much sodium as would naturally occur in the product.

January 28, 2011

Sick From Food 

Hospital Bracelet

Indiana Gets An F For Foodborne Illnesses

Indiana is one of 14 states receiving a failing grade when it comes to solving foodborne illness cases quickly.

June 23, 2010

Marketing Health 

Happy Meal toys

McDonald’s May Face Lawsuit Over Happy Meal Toys

A consumer advocacy group is threatening to sue McDonald's for marketing unhealthy food to children.

December 7, 2009

Nutritional Facts 

Popcorn

Movie Popcorn: More Fattening Than Three Quarter Pounders!?

A new study reveals that popcorn is possibly the worst snack movies goers can consume when hitting up the theaters.

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