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A Consumer's Dictionary of Food Additives
A Consumer's Dictionary of Food Additives Author:Ruth Winter Here, defined in simple, everyday language, are all the mysterious ingredients listed on food labels. This newly revised edition of A Consumer's Dictionary of Food Additives contains the most up-to-date information on hundreds of ingredients in the latest food products, including recently banned additives. — Chemists, the food industry, and the r... more »egulating agencies have been the only ones to understand the meaning and effect of these ingredients. Science reporter Ruth Winter clears up the obscure terminology and arranges the ingredients alphabetically, additive by additive, telling what each one does, which foods it is used in, and whether it may be toxic or beneficial.
This dictionary is a precise tool. It will tell you exactly what makes sense to bring home and what to leave behind on the shelves as a reminder to the processor that you know what his labels means. This is an essential book for anyone who wants to make informed choices at the store or at the table.« less