ARSENIC IN FOOD

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Can We Get Clean Rice Anymore?

When the latest study from Consumer Reports revealed dangerous levels of arsenic in both rice and products containing rice, I was alarmed, especially since my daughter enjoys a nice bowl of organic brown rice. But my first though was "we are consuming organic rice, so we are OK." Not true.
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Arsenic Found In Brown Rice Syrup

Arsenic has been found in baby formula, cereal bars and other foods that use organic brown rice syrup as a sweetener, a finding that challenges assumptions. People may seek foods labeled organic for...