What is phosphoric acid used for?

You might wonder what is phosphoric acid used for. It is an ingredient we use to give some of our beverages their tartness.

We use small amounts of phosphoric acid in some of our drinks, like:


Is phosphoric acid bad for you?

No. Phosphoric acid has been thoroughly tested and recognized as safe by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration.

If you are concerned, though, please speak with your doctor.


Is phosphoric acid listed on your product labels?

Yes. We list the ingredients we use next to the Nutrition Facts label on our cans and bottles, including phosphoric acid. This helps make it clear what’s in our beverages. You can also learn about each of our products here.

If you have additional questions about phosphoric acid or your diet, talk to your doctor.


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