Definition of GRAS

generally recognized as safe; generally regarded as safe

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“GRAS.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/GRAS. Accessed 19 Feb. 2020.

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generally recognized as safe The federal Food and Drug Administration does not require companies to disclose the ingredients of their color or flavor additives so long as all the chemicals in them are considered by the agency to be GRAS ("generally recognized as safe").— Eric Schlosser, The Atlantic, January 2001

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