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May 13, 2011
Industrial Pollutants in Vegans
Why vegans appear "significantly less polluted" than omnivores, but not as toxin-free as expected.
May 11, 2011
Is Distilled Fish Oil Toxin-Free?
Researchers test molecularly distilled fish oil supplements for industrial pollutants.
May 8, 2011
Dioxins in the Food Supply
Which foods accumulate the highest levels of industrial toxins?
May 7, 2011
Prozac Residues in Fish
Pharmaceuticals flushed into our waterways may end up contaminating fish.
April 9, 2011
Drug Residues in Meat
The U.S. Inspector General cites the USDA for failing to safeguard the meat supply from drug residues.
January 21, 2011
DDT in Fish Oil Supplements
Though banned decades ago, the pesticide DDT persists in the food supply.
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