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Study Finds High-Fructose Corn Syrup Contains Mercury

Posted on Mar 8, 2009 in Health & Wellness

Wednesday, January 28, 2009 WASHINGTON – Many common foods made using commercial high fructose corn syrup contain mercury, researchers reported on Tuesday, while another study suggested the corn syrup itself is contaminated.Food processors and the corn syrup industry group attacked the findings as flawed and outdated, but the researchers said it was important for people to know about any potential sources of the toxic metal in their food. In one study, published in the journal Environmental Health, former Food and Drug Administration scientist Renee Dufault and colleagues tested 20...

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