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Shocking facts about Coca Cola that would stop you from drinking it next time


Coca Cola, Popularly known as Coke has reached everywhere in this world. This American brand is selling it almost in 200 countries. after reading this article you would think twice before drinking or offering it to others. I am not claiming that it would kill you but yes consuming it will definitely lead to several ailments like osteoporosis, skin allergies, weight gain, diabetes & dental problems. Here are some facts about Coca Cola:

Some facts which tell How big COCA COLA is ?

  • Daily 1.7 billion Coca-Cola trademarked/licensed drinks are consumed across the globe.
  • They make so many drinks that if you taste one each day, it would take 9 years to taste them all.
  • The net worth of Coca Cola is more than combined worth of Budweiser, Pepsi, Starbucks and Red Bull i.e. $74 billion
  • Almost 94% of world population identify Coca Cola’s logo.

Some facts which tell how much harmful COCA COLA is ?

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  • It’s an excellent toilet cleaner, the citric acid in the drink helps in removing stains.
  • It can be used to clean corrosion from metallic surfaces.
  • Coke contains phosphoric acid which is very harmful for bones & teeth.
  • Phosphoric Acid in coke can interfere with the body’s ability to use & absorb calcium, which may lead to osteoporosis.
  • Aspartame – The chemical is used as a replacement to sugar in diet soda. There are over 92 various health side effects associated with aspartame consumption including brain tumors, birth defects, diabetes, emotional disorders and epilepsy.
  • Coke has a very high caffeine content. Caffeine makes you an addict of the drink.

Some facts which tell How Mean & Cruel COCA COLA is ?

  • For manufacturing 1 litre of Coke 2 liter water is used, i.e. 50% of water goes waste. Farmers in India have protested against the company for depleting the water resources of the country.
  • Though it may purely be coincidental but the day before Martin Luther King was assassinated he in his speech criticized Coke & asked people to boycott Coca-Cola and stop buying their products because of the way the black workers were being treated. Black workers were offered less salaries & no promotions as compared to white workers.
  • IN early 2000, factory workers at Coca Cola bottling plan received death threats as they formed a workers union. Soon after the threats many workers were found dead.
  • Coca Cola launched a program called “Just Say No to H2O” or the H2NO campaign, where they guided people to stop drinking water & consume Coke  instead.
  • The president of the Gangaikondan panchayat, Mr. V. Kamson died under mysterious circumstances. The district where mass movements against coca cola were staged.

Alternative uses of COCA COLA.

  • Use it as toilet cleaner.
  • Can be used to loosen a rusty bolt.
  • Poring Coke on battery terminals will erode the off the corrosion.
  • Its acts as an excellent pesticide, farmers from India are using it.
  • Cloth moist with Coke can help in cleaning surface of your car.
  • Can help you in removing Blood stains from your clothes.
  • It can help you in getting rid of chewing gum that got stuck in your hair.

Best Healthy Alternatives to COCA COLA

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Healthy Alternatives to Coca Cola

There are several healthy alternatives to Coca Cola, which you can consume without any guilt.

  • Lassi – Sweet Buttermilk
  • Chhaas – Chach – Mathha
  • Nimbu Pani – Lemonade
  • Jaljeera
  • Fresh Fruit Juices

Some Myths about COCA COLA

As per several mails circulating these are few myths about Coca Cola:

  • It wont dissolve a tooth or your nails over-nite. It takes long time.
  •  Highway Patrol Police doesn’t use it for cleaning blood stains on the roads.
  • It wont help you in cleaning grease stains.
  • Coca Cola was brown from its initial days, it was never green.
  • Nothing happens to the T-bone streak when its kept in the coke.

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