All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘Arsenic’

Arsenic in Rice: Levels are Safe, According to FDA

The FDA is receiving criticism after releasing a report stating that the inorganic arsenic level found in rice is too low to cause any short-terms risks. According to the FDA, arsenic levels have been monitored for more than 20 years with no change in toxicity. The report comes after Consumer Reports released a study in August 2012 about arsenic levels …

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Arsenic in Apple Juice Limits Proposed by FDA

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) today confirmed the safety of apple juice in the U.S. while also proposing limits on how much arsenic should be allowed in the beverage. The FDA has proposed a limit of 10 parts per billion for inorganic arsenic in apple juice – the same level the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has set …

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