Made Without Certain Ingredients

Publix is committed to helping you achieve your wellness goals. If you’re looking to avoid certain ingredients, our GreenWise foods and beverages—and items with the leaf icon on their shelf tags—won’t contain any of the ingredients listed here.

A

  • Acesulfame K (acesulfame potassium)
  • Acetylated esters of mono- and diglycerides
  • Ammonium chloride
  • Anisole
  • Artificial colors (azo dyes, certified colors, food coloring)
  • Artificial flavors
  • Aspartame
  • Astaxanthin (Natural Astaxanthin is acceptable)
  • Autolyzed yeast extract
  • Azodicarbonamide (ADA)

B

  • Benzaldehyde
  • Benzoates (sodium and potassium)
  • Benzoyl peroxide
  • Benzyl alcohol
  • Bisulfates (sodium and potassium)
  • Bisulfites (added; metabisulfite, potassium, sodium)
  • Bleached flour
  • Bromate (bromated flour, calcium, and potassium)
  • Brominated vegetable oil (BVO)
  • Butylated Hydroxyanisole (BHA)
  • Butylated Hydroxytoluene (BHT)

C

  • Calcium bromate
  • Calcium peroxide
  • Calcium propionate
  • Calcium sorbate
  • Calcium stearoyl-2-lactylate
  • Caprenin
  • Caramel color (organic is acceptable)
  • Carmine (cochineal)
  • Carrageenan
  • Crystalline fructose
  • Cyclamates
  • Cysteine (L-cysteine, as an additive for bread products)

D

  • DATEM (diacetyl tartaric and fatty acid esters of mono- and diglycerides)
  • Diacetyl
  • Dimethylpolysiloxane
  • Dioctyl sodium sulfosuccinate (DSS)
  • Disodium guanylate (GMP)
  • Disodium inosinate (IMP)
  • Disodium ribonucleotides

E

  • Erythorbic acid
  • Ethoxylated Mono and Diglycerides (EMG)
  • Ethyl vanillin
  • Ethylenediaminetetraacetic acid (EDTA, disodium and disodium calcium)
  • Ethoxyquin

H

  • Hexa-, hepta-, and octa-esters of sucrose
  • High fructose corn syrup (HFCS, glucose-fructose syrup, isoglucose)
  • Hydrogenated oils

L

  • Lactylated esters of mono- and diglycerides

M

  • Methyl silicone
  • Methylene chloride (chloromethane)
  • Microparticulated whey protein (Simplesse)
  • Monosodium glutamate (sodium glutamate, MSG)

N

  • Natamycin
  • Neotame
  • Nitrates (sodium and potassium)
  • Nitrites (sodium and potassium)

P

  • Parabens
  • Partially hydrogenated oils
  • Polydextrose
  • Polysorbates
  • Potassium bromate
  • Potassium sorbate
  • Propionates (calcium and sodium)
  • Propyl gallate
  • Propylene oxide

S

  • Saccharin (calcium and potassium)
  • Salatrim
  • Smoke flavoring (natural smoke flavoring is acceptable)
  • Sodium aluminum phosphate
  • Sodium aluminum sulfate
  • Sodium diacetate
  • Sodium lauryl sulfate
  • Sodium propionate
  • Sodium stearoyl lactylate (sodium stearoyl 2 lactylate)
  • Sodium tripolyphosphate
  • Sorbic acid
  • Sucralose
  • Sucroglycerides
  • Sucrose polyester (Olestra, Olean)
  • Sulfites (acceptable if naturally occurring; ammonium sulfite, potassium sulfite, sodium sulfite)
  • Sulfur dioxide (allowed only in wine made with organic grapes when sulfite concentration is <100 ppm)

T

  • Tagatose
  • Tertiary Butylhydroquinone (TBHQ)

V

  • Vanillin

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