Clean Label Project in the News
Is your pet’s food slowly poisoning your furry friend?
April 25, 2017–TUCSON (KGUN9-TV) – Dog food labels read “all natural” and cat food labels read “grain free,” but do you really know what is in your pet’s food? And is it really safe… read more
Is your pet’s food toxic?
April 17, 2017 — Is your cat or dog eating a food that contains toxic levels of lead or arsenic? According to a new study done by the Clean Label Project, it’s a real possibility. The study shows 82% of the more than 900 pet foods the group tested contained lead levels that exceed the max… read more
Non-profit claims some pet food contains harmful toxins
May 3, 2017– Mercury, arsenic, lead. All toxins that could be in your pet’s food. And if you’re buying the best for your dog or cat a new study found that expensive food might not be the safest… read more
Study says some top pet foods contain abundance of toxins
April 18, 2017– Do you know what’s in your pet’s food? One study says you could be feeding your little bundles of joy dozens of toxins. Denver-based non-profit Clean Label Project took hundreds of the best-selling pet foods and tested them for more than 130 contaminants… read more
The good, the bad, the healthy: 10 Best & Worst Pet Foods
April 6, 2017 —How much do we really know about what we’re feeding our pets? While modern pet product marketing focuses on consumers’ responsibility as pet parents and providing our beloved pets with “all-natural,” “human-grade” food made with the “highest quality ingredients,” we must remember to take food labels with a grain of salt…read more
Report: Pet Foods May Not Be as Safe as Consumers Think
April 6, 2017–After evaluating over 900 pet food products from 71 companies, a Denver-based NGO concluded that far too many of them contain dangerous levels of toxins. Some of these pet foods contained 16 times the levels of lead found in the drinking water in Flint, Michigan, alleged the Clean Label Project. Other toxins found at high levels included arsenic, cadmium and residues from pesticides… read more
You’re Not Going to Believe What’s in Your Pet’s Food
May 19, 2017 — You consider your pets a part of the family and would never knowingly harm them, but according to the nonprofit Clean Label Project, many pet foods are chock full of heavy metals, antibiotics, and pesticide residues, and other nasty additions that aren’t good for our four-legged friends… read more