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Arsenic in Your Food? - Not in My Food


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Kevin
- 1464 days ago - secure.consumersunion.org
Consumer Reports latest investigation has found troubling levels of arsenic in many of the 200 rice products we tested, everything from brown rice to infant cereal - even some popular name-brand cereals.



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Judy C. (104)
Sunday September 23, 2012, 12:48 am
We just can't assume anything is safe any more. Signd. Thanks, Kevin.
 

Charlene B. (4)
Sunday September 23, 2012, 6:15 pm
Arsenic is a known cause of cancer.WTH
 

Nimue Michelle Pendragon Gaze (339)
Monday September 24, 2012, 12:08 am
No arsenic in Australian grown rice :)
 

Nimue Michelle Pendragon Gaze (339)
Monday September 24, 2012, 12:10 am
S&N
 

Past Member (0)
Monday September 24, 2012, 3:44 am
Noted.
 

Michael Kirkby (97)
Monday September 24, 2012, 7:30 am
Firstly I don't eat white rice at all at any time because it has no nutritional value. I have been using Lundberg Country Wild out of California which is very good but I'm going to fire off an e-mail to see what their position is. I doubt very much that we will find foods that don't contain some percentage of trace due to our industrialized society. Perhaps I will just buy wild rice from the local health food stores from now on. I don't know where the wild rice is from but rest assured I will ask.
 
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