13 Oct '11, 3pm

Report Slams 'Natural' Cereal Marketing: The non-profit Cornucopia Institute has accused Kellogg's, PepsiCo and

The non-profit Cornucopia Institute has accused Kellogg’s, PepsiCo and Whole Foods of abusive marketing practices, saying the companies label cereals as natural even though the foods contain “toxic agrichemicals” and genetically modified organisms. In a report, Cereal Crimes: How “Natural” Claims Deceive Consumers and Undermine the Organic Label (pdf), Cornucopia says that no government agency or certification group has defined what foods companies may label as “natural.” In contrast, to display the USDA’s “certified organic” label, foods must be produced without the use of petrochemical-based fertilizers, sewage sludge, synthetic toxic pesticides and genetically modified crops, Cornucopia says. The report charges that agribusinesses are trying to create the “illusion of equivalence” between the natural and organic labels, to intentionally mislead customers. This marketing...

Full article: http://www.environmentalleader.com/2011/10/13/report-slam...

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