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NEWS: FOOD PACKAGING HEALTH FEARS—LEGITIMATE OR ALARMIST?


Food Packaging Health Fears—Legitimate or Alarmist?

A group of scientists is calling for an investigation into the health risks of the thousands of chemicals in food packaging, saying little is understood about their effects on the body. They note that the known carcinogen formaldehyde is used in the manufacture of plastic bottles and cutlery and express concerns that it and chemicals like it could be leaching into our food. Critics maintain that the fact that few adverse health effects have thus far been identified suggests that the risks are modest at worst. Further, they note that the quantity of formaldehyde in plastic bottles pales in comparison to the amount that is naturally present in fruits and vegetables. More… Discuss

 

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Formaldehyde the substance that kills the living and preserves the dead


Formaldehyde the substance that kills living and preserves the dead

Formaldehyde the substance that kills living and preserves the dead

It’s official: Formaldehyde is a “known Human Carcinogens”- via ProPublica and Democracy Now


<a href="” rel=”attachment wp-att-7515″>Formaldehyde is a known human carcinogens_ via Democracy Now

Formaldehyde is a known human carcinogens_ via Democracy Now

A must read article a great video to watch: all you have to do is click the picture to open the link to  Democracy Now (I like the “Four Dog defense), who got the story from the source : ProPublica: