The Secret Life of Food
What I Learned Today, inspired by a Burt's Bee's national ad campaign has embarked on a journey to understand what really goes in to the products she uses. Taking the campaign's question “Have You read Your Labels Lately” to heart, she dives deep into the mysterious web of ingredients that make up processed foods. A fascinating look into everyday items that have a surprising back story.
An excerpt from part 1:
Part 1: My Yogurt
Yoplait Strawberry Contains: cultured pasteurized grade A low fat milk, sugar, strawberries, modified corn starch, high fructose corn syrup, nonfat milk, kosher gelatin, citric acid, tricalcium phosphate, natural flavor, pectin, colored with carmines, vitamin A acetate, vitamin D3.