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
  • Autolyzed yeast extract
  • Azodicarbonamide

B

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

C

  • Calcium bromate
  • Calcium disodium EDTA
  • Calcium peroxide
  • Calcium propionate
  • Calcium saccharin
  • Calcium sorbate
  • Calcium stearoyl-2-lactylate
  • Caprocaprylobehenin
  • Caramel color (nonorganic)
  • 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 calcium EDTA
  • Disodium dihydrogen EDTA
  • Disodium guanylate (GMP)
  • Disodium inosinate (IMP)
  • Disodium ribonucleotides

E

  • Erythorbic acid
  • Ethyl vanillin
  • Ethylene oxide
  • Ethylenediaminetetraacetic acid (EDTA)
  • 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)
  • Methylparaben
  • Microparticulated whey protein
  • Monosodium glutamate (MSG)

N

  • Natamycin
  • Neotame
  • Nitrates/nitrites (sodium and potassium)

P

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

S

  • Saccharin
  • Salatrim
  • Simplesse
  • Smoke flavoring (natural smoke flavoring is acceptable)
  • Sodium aluminum phosphate
  • Sodium aluminum sulfate
  • Sodium benzoate
  • Sodium diacetate
  • Sodium glutamate
  • 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)
  • Tetrasodium EDTA

V

  • Vanillin

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