Here's something you may not have known about Chipotle Mexican Grill

CNN
Thursday, June 20, 2013 - 9:11am

You might want to take a closer look at the fast food meals you eat.

The Chipotle chain now admits some of the products it serves are genetically modified.

Chipotle Mexican Grill constantly promotes its commitment to healthy ingredients like naturally-raised grilled chicken, but Chipotle has recently come clean, becoming one of the first fast-food chains to admit, it's got genetically-modified organisms, GMO's, in many of its top-selling dishes

Genetically-modified organisms are when food's genetic material has been unnaturally changed.

A company spokesman says they're moving away from soybean-oil in most dishes.

Recently, they switched to sunflower oil to make taco shells and chips.

Chipotle says the food industry in America is dominated by artificially-processed ingredients and that it's hard to get away from them

News

Reader Comments

Post new Comment