6 October 1999
Iceland bans additives
ICELAND, the first supermarket chain to ban genetically modified (GM) food from own-label lines, is poised to announce a ban on artificial additives.
The company is expected to say today that it will ban all colourings and most preservatives from its own label food.
It also intends to spell out the health dangers posed by E-number additives.
- Icelands anti-GM stance pays off
, FWi, 24 March 1999
- Iceland non-GM stance `anti-British, FWi, 04 March 19999
- The Times 06/10/99 page 32 (Business Roundup)
- Financial Times 06/10/99 page 4 (News Digest)