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Dangerous Chemicals Detected in Macaroni and Cheese Powder

Dangerous Chemicals Detected in Macaroni and Cheese Powder

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A new study found high concentrations of potentially dangerous chemicals known as phthalates in the macaroni and cheese powder. New Delhi: Are you one of those who love macaroni and cheese? If so, you might want to give a second thought. A new study found high concentrations of potentially dangerous chemicals known as phthalates in the macaroni and cheese powder. The analysis done by the the Coalition for Safer Food Processing & Packaging - the group behind KleanUpKraft.org and a consortium of environmental health advocacy groups - revealed phthalate levels were more than four times higher in macaroni and cheese powder. It found evidence of the chemical in 29 of the 30 products tested. The analysis also showed that natural cheeses had the l