“…Given their hormone- or endocrine-disrupting effects phthalate exposure has been linked to a host of health conditions making their widespread use a serious public health concern. Pregnant women and children especially are at heightened risk.
The chemicals have been linked to diabetes, heart disease, and osteoporosis in women. Furthermore, phthalates can affect a child’s brain and interfere with the sexual development, causing genital birth defects, lower testosterone production in young boys, and breast development in girls as early as the age of two…
Based on outdated safety data and policies, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) still allows the use of DEHP and 27 other phthalates in food contact materials.
In a first-ever report, published by the Coalition for Safer Food Processing and Packaging, on phthalate levels found in cheese powder from macaroni and cheese, researchers detected phthalates in nearly every product they tested…”
WHY IS THERE POISON IN THE FOOD SUPPLY. THIS SHOULD BE THE NUMBER ONE ISSUE IN THE NEWS RIGHT NOW. Health problems are the number one cause of death and mega corporations are soft killing millions, probably billions of people. Why are these people allowed to operate. Is mass murder not a crime anymore?