cochineal http://www.kplu.org en Stung by bug controversy, Starbucks switches ingredients http://www.kplu.org/post/stung-bug-controversy-starbucks-switches-ingredients <p>In response to the <a href="https://www.change.org/petitions/starbucks-stop-using-bugs-to-color-your-strawberry-flavored-drinks">hubbub started by Change.org</a>, Starbucks has announced today that it will stop using the bug extract cochineal as a colorant in four food and two beverage offerings in the United States, according to its Website.</p><p> Thu, 19 Apr 2012 18:20:50 +0000 Jake Ellison 4802 at http://www.kplu.org Stung by bug controversy, Starbucks switches ingredients