Despite the ban on the planting of GMO food crops in worldwide, however legislation allows the market to offer foods containing GMOs. No matter what, the National Laboratory for genetically modified foods found that from 2004 to 2009 the number of foods containing genetically modified ingredients above the limit of 0.9%, however without being reflected on the labels has dramatically risen. However, more and more products on the market contain dangerous and even carcinogenic E’s.

Lastly here are some of the black listed products that you should avoid:

Part of GMO products on the market:

1. Soy Lecithin

This ingredient will almost certainly contain genetically modified soy because it is imported from abroad and is very inexpensive. In addition soy lecithin is contained in many products and there is no guarantee that soy is not a GMO and it is better to avoid products like this. Approximately 2/3 of the world soy is GMO! Furthermore soy lecithin is included in the production of almost all chocolates, pates, sausages, etc.

Products containing soy lecithin:

Chocolates and sweets:

  • Lindt
  • Milka
  • Schogatten
  • Nestle baby milk
  • 7 days Sweet Thing cake
  • Nestle Nesquik cereal
  • Nestle Chocapic
  • Muesli Joe’s Farm

In addition, you can see part of products containing dangerous E’s:

Products containing aspartame (E951)

1. Chewing gum and drops

Furthermore absolutely all chewing gums on the Bulgarian market contain aspartame (E951)! Sometimes aspartame is labeled simply as “sweetener” whenever you encounter sweetener on the label, it most likely is aspartame.

  • Orbit chewing gum
  • Orbit drops candy, Orbit Professional Mints
  • Airwaves chewing gum and candy
  • Hubba Bubba
  • Lastly, Winterfresh (chewing gums and lozenges)

3 new gums :

  • Mentos chewing gum and candy
  • Trident gum
  • Mint drops “Fisherman’s Friends

2. Dietary drinks with no sugar, soluble juices and diet foods:

  • Coca Cola Light
  • Coca Cola Zero
  • Coca-Cola Blask
  • Pepsi Max
  • Pepsi Lite
  • Redbull Sugarfree
  • Shark Lite
  • Shark Sugarfree
  • Pitbull
  • Lastly Bulldog

3. Drugs and Syrups

  • Martians syrup
  • Multivitamins Martians
  • Vitamins Supravit
  • Medication (oral solution) VOLTFAS

Products that almost certainly made with GMO food crops according to Greenpeace:

  • Coffee Mate of Nestle – creamer
  • Heinz – ketchup and sauces
  • Mars – chocolate dessert
  • Milky Way – chocolate dessert
  • Nescafe, Encore / Ice
  • Nestea Ice tea
  • Nestle baby foods
  • Pringles chips
  • Sprite – soft drinks
  • Snickers – chocolate dessert
  • Toblerone – chocolate dessert
  • Twix – chocolate dessert

The list is endless, however the adoption of TTIP in the EU will obviously expand further.

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