Coca-Cola Removes Flame Retardant Ingredient From Powerade

Coca-Cola will no longer use a controversial ingredient in its Powerade sports drink, the company confirmed today.

The company said its Powerade drinks were now free of brominated vegetable oil, an ingredient which has been linked to a flame retardants.

Coca-Cola has said before that the ingredient helps “improve stability and prevents certain ingredients from separating.”

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