A French magazine claims that it found trace amounts of alcohol in tests of popular soda drinks...

|By:, SA News Editor

A French magazine claims that it found trace amounts of alcohol in tests of popular soda drinks produced by Coca-Cola (KO -0.1%), PepsiCo (PEP -0.7%), and Dr. Pepper Snapple (DPS +0.2%) among others. At levels reported to be as low as 0.001% the phenomenon could be a natural occurrence tied to fruit fermentation, but the questions remains if Muslim drinkers would alter their habits if the results hold based on their religion's ban on alcohol.