All That Glitters Is Not Food: FDA Warns to Watch Out for Non-Edible Glitters

Live Science | 12/18/2018 | Staff
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If you're thinking about glitzing up your holiday baking with some food glitter, or adding a sparkle to your New Year's Eve cocktail, health officials have a warning for you: Not all "decorative" food glitters are safe to eat.

On Friday (Dec. 14), the Food and Drug Administration warned consumers that some decorative glitters and dusts that are promoted for use on foods may actually contain ingredients that should not be eaten.

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But fear not, glitter fans, there are some truly edible glitters out there. But how can you tell which glitters are safe to use to decorate your treats?

The FDA says that edible glitters and dust products are required by...
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