red 40

Ingredient overall score: -4.17

Is Red Dye 40 Toxic? from Healthline

Red Dye 40 is an ingredient you’ll find on many food and product labels. Also known as Allura Red, it’s the most common artificial food coloring (AFC).

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Red 40 Side Effects from Institute for Integrative Nutrition

What do pickles, BBQ sauce and Hawaiian Punch have in common? Yes, they all belong at a summer BBQ, but there is something else. These common foods frequently contain an ingredient called Red 40, also

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Is Red 40 Food Coloring Dangerous to Your Health? | Livestrong.com from LIVESTRONG.COM

The synthetic food coloring red dye 40 is a controversial ingredient in many foods, and experts are divided on what risks (if any) it poses to consumers.

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What is Red Dye 40? ADHD And Brain Health | Amen Clinics from Amen Clinics

Red dye 40 effects ADHD in children and adults. Learn which foods to avoid and see a real SPECT scan of a child's brain after exposure to red dye 40.

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The Hidden Health Risks of Food Dyes from EatingWell

How bad is Red 40 and more synthetic dyes?

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Does Red Food Dye Really Affect Kids' Behavior? from Epicurious

Many parents believe it does. So we looked at the research.

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The Red Flag: Red 40 from YouTube

WPBF's Tiffany Kenney shows you how a common ingredient found in many foods can affect your child's behavior.

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Food Dyes Linked to Allergies, ADHD and Cancer: Group Calls on US to Outlaw Their Use from

Dyes Widely Used in Cereals, Candies, and Other Products Targeted at Children

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Does Red Food Dye Cause ADHD or Hyperactivity? - ChildrensMD from ChildrensMD

Many parents say they have cured their kids from ADHD by removing artificial colors from their diet, especially Red Dye #40.  Since 2010 the European Union has required warning labels on foods with artificial dyes stating that they “may have an adverse effect on activity and attention in children.”  But here in the United States… READ MORE

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Red 40: Is it Toxic? Learn the Side Effects & Dangers | IAWP from The International Association of Wellness Professionals

Red 40 can be found in many common foods you might eat every day but is it safe for you? Learn more in our guide about red 40.

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What is Red 40? | Coca-Cola Product Facts from

Learn more about the food coloring Red 40 and how The Coca-Cola Company uses it to give drinks like Fanta the distinctive appearance that you know and love!

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EWG Skin Deep® | What is FD&C RED 40 from EWG

EWG’s Skin Deep rates thousands of personal care product ingredients, culled from ingredient labels on products, based on hazard information pulled from the scientific literature and industry, academic and regulatory databases.

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Color Additive Status List from U.S. Food and Drug Administration

Color Additive Status List

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