Wednesday, May 29, 2019

Fact of the Day: Red M&Ms

For about a decade, red colored M&Ms were no longer made from the 1970's to most of the 1980's. They were originally replaced by the orange color before returning in 1987. This was due to a health scare of a certain red food dye that proved to be harmful.  

11 comments:

Anna-Alina said...

Ah really? I love M&Ms, I was eating them like everyday the last summer.

Margaret-whiteangel said...

Didn't know that - though I do like them.

Christine said...

Did not know that wow.

Debra She Who Seeks said...

Yeah, that red dye was deadly.

Emmylou said...

The red ones are safe now, though, right? :P

Minoru Saito said...

Hi! It's very interesting.Nice information!

NanaDiana said...

I remember when all of those got pulled from the shelves. Crazy.

Joana Grilo said...

I didn't know that!

Anonymous said...

Wow, I never knew !

Martha said...

I had no idea. That is interesting.

Fundy Blue said...

You had to put up a picture of M&Ms! Now I'm craving them!