Interesting information on Gatorade and other commonly used fruit drinks in the food supply. If something is removed from the Generally Recognized As Safe GRAS) list, don’t you think we should know about it or at least further testing should be a priority? Now we do thanks to a curious and very smart 15-year-old – thank you, Sarah. Brominated vegetable oil (BVO) has been banned by the EU and now Japan. Probably no need to panic but the facts are a little disturbing.