Wednesday, January 28, 2009

mercury found in high fructose corn syrup

Like we didn't have enough reasons to avoid this junk in our food and our kids food.... here is yet another reason from the Washington Post:

Almost half of tested samples of commercial high-fructose corn syrup (HFCS) contained mercury, which was also found in nearly a third of 55 popular brand-name food and beverage products where HFCS is the first- or second-highest labeled ingredient, according to two new U.S. studies.

To read the entire article click here.

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2 comments:

hyperactive lu said...

oh wow. thanks for the link.

lifeglutenfree said...

ugh! I am so glad my daughter's never had HFC.