PepsiCo (PEP +0.3%) will remove a controversial ingredient from Gatorade nearly a year after a...

|About: PepsiCo Inc. (PEP)|By:, SA News Editor

PepsiCo (PEP +0.3%) will remove a controversial ingredient from Gatorade nearly a year after a grass roots protest launched on Change.org. The petition highlighted the fact that the company uses brominated vegetable oil which is banned in some countries.