Gatorade Changes it Formula

We all should be thankful that Sarah Kavanagh lobbied to get Gatorade to remove an agent from its drinks, that has been patented as a flame retardant.  After negative consumer feedback regarding brominated vegetable oil (BVO), an ingredient in Gatordade, PepsiCo (Gatorades' parent company) released a statement today saying the company will no longer add BVO to its drinks. Gatorade made a formal announcement following a petition started by Sarah Kavanagh and signed by 200,000 people, that Gatorade would cease and desist from using the controversial ingredient.

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