02 Dec '11, 7pm

Are America's Kids Drinking Arsenic and Lead in Fruit Juice? | Care2 Causes

Are U.S. children who drink fruit juice at risk of exposure to potentially harmful levels of arsenic? No , said the U.S. Food and Drug Administration in September, in a paper titled “Apple Juice is Safe to Drink ,” released by the FDA in response to an episode of the Dr. Oz Show that claimed tests commissioned by the show had found potentially unsafe levels of arsenic in certain U.S. apple juice brands. The FDA roundly criticized the Dr. Oz Show for its testing methods, claiming that the show did not take steps to distinguish between inorganic arsenic — which is a known carcinogen — and organic arsenic — which the FDA considers to be a less harmful form of the naturally occurring element. Yes , says a Consumer Reports study released this week, in which ten percent of the samples of popular apple and grape juice brands tested came back positive for inorganic arsenic levels ...

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