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Petition - Urge Candy Companies to De-Bug Their Sweets


Business  (tags: candy companies, bugs, sweets, questionable practices, ingredients, right to know, animal welfare and rights, human consumption, changing behaviour, alternative materials, vegan products )


- 573 days ago - support.peta.org
Candy lovers beware: The hard, shiny shells on Junior Mints, Red Hots, Lemonhead, and Boston Baked Beans candies are glazed with secretions from lac bugs. Nearly 100,000 bugs die to produce about 1 pound of shellac flakes, which are combined with...



   

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Animae C (508)
Saturday October 28, 2017, 4:38 am
Thank you for taking action to stop the abuse of animals raised for food!

TY K
 

Jonathan H (0)
Saturday October 28, 2017, 5:43 am
Noted
 

Dogan O (2)
Saturday October 28, 2017, 6:43 am
noted and signed
 

Lisa M (15)
Saturday October 28, 2017, 7:11 am
Signed previously.
 

S J (124)
Saturday October 28, 2017, 7:51 am
Meows Kalliope Meoww
 

Barb SiteIssues V (202)
Saturday October 28, 2017, 10:13 am
Signed & Noted, Thank you
 

Ed Site Issues V (198)
Saturday October 28, 2017, 10:34 am
S&N, Thanks
 

ERIKA S (58)
Saturday October 28, 2017, 10:41 am
Thank you for taking action to stop the abuse of animals raised for food!
 

Lone F (58)
Saturday October 28, 2017, 12:22 pm
Noted and signed - thanks dear Kalliope
 

Colleen L (3)
Saturday October 28, 2017, 2:42 pm
Petition signed. Thanks Kalliope
 

Kelsey S (0)
Saturday October 28, 2017, 4:23 pm
Noted and signed
 

Past Member (0)
Saturday October 28, 2017, 4:46 pm
these businesses make me very angry. it's not necessary to kill insects, bugs, etc...for anything - escpecially for our drinks or food. why are so many people kill-happy?! and for nothing. I know people need to eat, and drink - but don't be killing innocent animals, bugs, insects, etc....this is the first time I heard of bugs being killed for candy. thank you for this news.
 

William C (0)
Saturday October 28, 2017, 6:55 pm
Thank you.
 

W. C (7)
Sunday October 29, 2017, 7:35 pm
Thanks.
 

Allen O (195)
Monday October 30, 2017, 6:23 am
Thanks Kalliope - Signed and noted
 

Peggy B (43)
Monday October 30, 2017, 9:03 am
Signed
 

Raleigh k (358)
Monday October 30, 2017, 8:38 pm
npted signed shared ty
 
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