Stuff that Doesn’t Make the Cut

We hold the products on Lakewinds’ shelves to very high standards, letting nothing in that is harmful to human, animal or environmental health. That includes the following list of ingredients.

Find a questionable ingredient in something we sell? We want to know about it. Please share your comments with our service desk for us to review.

A

  • acesulfame-K (acesulfame potassium)
  • acetylated esters of mono- and diglycerides
  • azodicarbonamide (ADA)
  • ammonium chloride
  • artificial colors
  • artificial flavors
  • aspartame
  • azodicarbonamide

B

  • benzoates in food
  • benzoyl peroxide
  • butylated hydroxyanisole (BHA)
  • butylated hydroxytoluene (BHT)
  • bleached flour
  • bromated flour
  • brominated vegetable oil (BVO)

C

  • calcium bromate
  • calcium disodium EDTA
  • calcium peroxide
  • calcium propionate
  • calcium saccharin
  • calcium sorbate
  • calcium stearoyl-2-lactylate
  • caprocaprylobehenin
  • carmine
  • certified colors
  • cyclamates
  • cysteine (l-cysteine), as an additive for bread products

D

  • DATEM (Diacetyl tartaric and fatty acid esters of mono and diglycerides)
  • dimethylpolysiloxane
  • dioctyl sodium sulfosuccinate (DSS)
  • disodium calcium EDTA
  • disodium dihydrogen EDTA
  • disodium guanylate
  • disodium inosinate

E

  • EDTA
  • ethyl vanillin
  • ethylene oxide
  • ethoxyquin

F

  • FD & C colors
  • foie gras

G

  • disodium guanylate (GMP)

H

  • hexa-, hepta- and octa-esters of sucrose
  • high fructose corn syrup
  • hydrogenated oil

I

  • disodium inosinate
  • irradiated foods

L

  • lactylated esters of mono- and diglycerides
  • lead soldered cans

M

  • methyl silicon
  • methylparaben
  • microparticularized whey protein derived fat substitute
  • monosodium glutamate (MSG)

N

  • natamycin
  • nitrates/nitrites

P

  • partially hydrogenated oil
  • polydextrose
  • potassium benzoate
  • potassium bromate
  • propionates
  • propyl gallate
  • propylparaben

R

  • recombinant bovine growth hormone (rBGH)

S

  • saccharin
  • sodium aluminum sulfate
  • sodium benzoate
  • sodium bisulfite
  • sodium diacetate
  • sodium glutamate
  • sodium nitrate/nitrite
  • sodium propionate
  • sodium stearoyl-2-lactylate
  • sorbic acid
  • sucralose
  • sucroglycerides
  • sucrose polyester
  • sulfites

T

  • TBHQ (tertiary butylhydroquinone)
  • tetrasodium EDTA

V

  • vanillin

For more information about Lakewinds’ standards, visit our Quality Standards page.