A Sour Deception: Citric Acid Comes From GMO Black Mold, Not Fruit | Nutritional Anarchy

Manufacturers and distributors of citric acid – as well as the larger food industry who use it as an ingredient in practically everything – benefit from the public’s assumption that citric acid comes from fruit. While this natural appeal is frequently used in food marketing and product imagery (as this chemical manufacturer clearly does), the reality of large scale, mass production of citric acid bears little to no resemblance.

via A Sour Deception: Citric Acid Comes From GMO Black Mold, Not Fruit | Nutritional Anarchy.

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2 thoughts on “A Sour Deception: Citric Acid Comes From GMO Black Mold, Not Fruit | Nutritional Anarchy

  1. Jimmy Cracked-Corn April 16, 2014 at 11:26 am Reply

    Well I don’t think that sounds good at all. Thanks for the tip. I’ll use lemon juice when canning instead of granulated citric acid or “fruit fresh” this year.

    • Pressing Refresh April 16, 2014 at 7:14 pm Reply

      Hi Jimmy! That’s a good idea. Thanks forthe tip to use lemon. 🙂

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