Avoid organic foods containing Martek’s DHA and ARA


List of products with Martek’s DHA additives bearing the “USDA Organic” seal.

Martek’s DHA (“Life’sDHA”) has not been reviewed and approved for use in organic foods. These additives have been linked to serious gastrointestinal symptoms in infants, according to reports submitted to the FDA’s Medwatch program.

Organic consumers concerned with the integrity of the organic foods they buy are encouraged to avoid the foods below:

For children and adults

Wegmans’s Organic Yogurt (Fruit on the Bottom Super Yogurt)

Horizon Organic Milk

Nogurt (by Rich and Wholesome Foods LLC)

Stremicks Heritage Foods Organic Milk

ZenSoy Soy on the Go

Baby Food

(select products contain Martek’s DHA)

Happy Bellies

Tasty Baby Organic Infant Cereal

Infant Formula

(all organic infant formula products contain Martek’s DHA)

Bright Beginnings Organic

Earth’s Best Organic

Parent’s Choice Organic

Similac Organic

Vermont Organics



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