Posts Tagged "food safety"

Chemicals in Popular Cereals' Packaging Made People Sick, Recalled

Posted on Aug 11, 2010 in Health & Wellness

by Anne Hart There are too many gaps in the nation’s food safety programs. For example, is the chemical compound, methylnaphthalene (methyl-NAP-tha-lene) found in many types of cereal packaging making you feel ill? According to the July 12, 2010 Environmental Working Group article, “Kellogg’s Cereal Recall: Health Risks from Packaging?” it is. The Sacramento Bee ran an article in the health section on the front page today, August 3, 2010, by Lyndsey Layton of the Washington Post “On chemical risks, EPA often in dark: Cereal Recalls Show Lack of Data on Food...

Read More