What is Brominated Vegetable Oil?

Brominated vegetable oil is vegetable oil that contains a highly toxic chemical called Bromine. The oil is used as an additive in some citrus drinks to help the beverage maintain a cloudy appearance. It can also be found in other foods such as pasta and baked goods. Bromine is currently permitted in food products in the U.S. although its use in food has been banned over 100 countries. To find more information click here: