START A PETITION 27,000,000 members: the world's largest community for good
START A PETITION
x
Jan 26, 2008

Like Splenda??   Not enough that it is poison?  How about this:

32 beagle dogs were locked in metal cages for 52 weeks. They were given Sucralose mixed in with their normal feed, and blood and urine samples were collected. At the end of the study they were killed by means of exsanguiation - they had their throats slit open and bled to death. They were then cut open and their organs - by now drained of blood so easier to dissect - were examined to test the product’s toxicity levels.

Four beagle puppies (or as HLS calls them; punching bags) were starved before being force-fed the super-sweet sugar powder. HLS employees then took blood samples from the jugulars of the infant dogs.


An unspecified number of marmoset monkeys either died from the poisoning or were killed at the termination of the research at HLS.The report states that 12 of these monkeys, which were babies“ under 10 months old’s were force-fed Sucralose for seven weeks. Two of the primates died on the seventh day from brain defects, another primate was mysteriously killed after four weeks, and the remainder all were murdered at the completion of the seventh week. Some of the recorded observations from this study noted “in appetence, body weight loss, unwillingness to use hind leg, hopping, involuntary grip reflexes, salivation and subdued mood.


Huntingdon also used rabbits to study the effects of the product. These little animals were given 1200 times the expected daily intake and not surprisingly most died from the trauma. Many of the other rabbits suffered from convulsions, weight loss, and various intestinal disorders. Huntingdon also tested the product on pregnant rabbits, mice, and rats killing both the mothers and the fetuses.


All in all, just another customer-sponsored project at HLS. All this pain and death for the sake of bringing to the market a sweetener that can make your ice-cream or jam 600 times sweeter.
http://splenda.worldwidewarning.net/www/archives/26

Visibility: Everyone
Posted: Saturday January 26, 2008, 9:43 pm
Tags: animals sugar testing hls huntingdon Splenda [add/edit tags]

Group Discussions
Comments
Or, log in with your
Facebook account:

Author

Skylla S.
female , married, 1 child
Cumberland, MD, USA
SKYLLA'S SHARES
Sep
21
(0 comments  |  discussions )
\n \r\nBack in December I posted a blog about an ad for Tide ~ now it is Iams - again, I have sent a message to Care2 stating my feelings about this subject.  Below is what was sent:\r\nI love that Care2 is a free site that makes it possible to m...
Dec
30
(0 comments  |  discussions )
Normally I would never say anything about a group/sponsor for a site like Care2, but I just can't help it this time.  Tide is produced by Proctor & Gamble ...  Loads of Hope??? I think not!  I have boycotted P&G for years be...
May
16
(0 comments  |  discussions )
1989 Exxon Valdez oil spill still a threat: study By Deborah ZabarenkoTue May 16, 1:05 PM ET Oil spilled 17 years ago by the tanker Exxon Valdez still threatens wildlife around Alaska\'s Prince William Sound, scientists reported on Tuesday, a finding t...


SHARES FROM SKYLLA'S NETWORK
Apr
4
(0 comments  |  discussions )
https://www.facebook.com/ groups/petitionsforanimal rights/?fref=ts 
Mar
12
(0 comments  |  discussions )
\\nPlease consider sharing some of the petitions on here through Facebook:-\\r\\n\\r\\nhtt ps://www.facebook.com/gro ups/petitionsforanimalrig hts/\\r\\n\\r\\nHope you\\\'ll have time to take a quick look, this is a very active group for sharing petitions:-)\\r\\n\\r\\.. .
Oct
23
by Dave O.
(0 comments  |  discussions )
Montgomery County Department of General Services Animal Shelter Project
Apr
15
(4 comments  |  discussions )
Hope you enjoy this:-)http://www.care2.c om/news/member/324431583/ 2774384
Apr
6
(1 comments  |  discussions )
http://www.thepetitionsit e.com/31/ban-plastic-bags -in-new-zealand-supermark ets/


MORE MEMBER BLOGS
Mar 31
Blog: How to Extend the Life of your TRIAD Boilers by Kayleigh L.
(0 comments  |  discussions ) — \\nHow to Extend the Life of your TRIAD Boilers \\r\\n \\r\\nCorliss Engine Review\\r\\nEvery user desires to prolong the life of a unit. TRIAD assists their clients in achieving this important objective by informing them of ways they can avoid problems... more
Feb 27
Blog: Dr Oz Weight Loss - The 100% Natural And Very Efficient Diet Pill by Debra S.
(0 comments  |  discussions ) — \\nYes, Dr. Oz called Garcinia Cambogia Extract (HCA) the Holy Grail of Weight Loss. He went on to say, “Anytime I see a scientist get this excited about something like Garcinia Cambogia Extract and when I looked through some of this research and... more
Blog: My Favorite Websites by krysta I.
(0 comments  |  discussions ) — \\nIFAW: www.ifaw.org\\r\\nOCEANA: www.oceana.org\\r\\nPETA: www.peta.org\\r\\nEARTH 911: www.earth911.org\\r\\nANI MALs ASIA: www.animalsasia.org\\r\\n \\r\\n\\r\\n\\n more
Feb 21
Blog: testing one two three by Geoff M.
(0 comments  |  discussions ) — hello world more
Blog: Garcinia Cambogia Reviews From Actual People Garcinia Pure Extract Is A Huge Success February 20 by Dany M.
(0 comments  |  0 discussions ) — \\nGarcinia Cambogia Reviews From Actual People Garcinia Pure Extract Is A Huge Success February 20\\r\\nGarcinia Cambogia System The Dr. Oz Lose Weight Quick Process Without Having Side Effects\\r\\nHe went on to say, “At any time I see a researcher... more
 
Content and comments expressed here are the opinions of Care2 users and not necessarily that of Care2.com or its affiliates.