Only 50% of Aloe Products Pass Quality Tests

“Choose aloe products carefully,” cautions ConsumerLab.com president Tod Cooperman, M.D. after recent tests found only five of 10 aloe pills, gels and drinks selected for review to contain what the company expected based on labels. Most startling was the discovery that two products – an aloe pill and an aloe gel – contained virtually no aloe.

Battles continue over GMO labels

The New York Times reports that as more consumers seek out non-genetically modified foods and lawmakers debate mandatory labeling laws, manufacturers are adding non-GMO labels to their packaging “without a verification process,” leading to customer confusion.