bone char


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Synonyms for bone char

black substance containing char in the form of carbonized bone

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Bone char has been used to whiten sugar since the process was first patented in 1812.
Florida Crystals sugar, conventional and USDA Organic varieties, has not been processed through cow bone char.
She explained that although most Domino(R) Sugar has been processed through cow bone char, it is possible to tell from the sugar bag label whether it came from one of two of Domino's nine North American plants in which processing does not involve cow bone char.
Should items containing sugar whitened with bone char be labeled vegetarian?
7) Your favorite dessert containing sugar whitened through a bone char filter, if bone char is not in the sugar.
Some vegetarians or vegans won't eat products with white sugar because of concern of the sugar being processed through bone char.
Recently, The VRG did an update (VJ, Issue 4, 2007) on bone char in the sugar industry.
And the Purity Soja line uses only non-GMO soybeans and sugar whitened without bone char and is made on dedicated dairy-, nut-, and wheat-flee equipment.
Florida Crystals produces an incredible family of items made from organic sugar cane and processed without the use of bone char or any other animal byproducts.
In this report, The VRG revisits the issue of bone char use in the sugar industry, examines emerging practices for refining sugar, and discusses alternatives to sugar refined with bone char.
Florida Crystals owns American Sugar Refining (Domino Foods) as well as the C&H Sugar Company, both of which now call bone char "natural charcoal.