How A Chemical Used In Rubber Found Its Way Into 500 Food Products

A new report identifies hundreds of foods that use the additive azodicarbonamide

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    11/21/2014 - 11:55 am | View Link
  • Restaurant Inspections: Nov. 23, 2014 - Lancaster Online
    S. Broad St., Lititz, Oct. 27. Torn rubber door ... common name of the chemical. Person in charge does not have adequate knowledge of food safety
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  • Why True Entrepreneurs Go Down 'And Still Come Back Fighting' - Forbes.com
    ... plates, bowls, dishes, takeout food containers ... automobiles, bicycles, paint, rubber, cosmetics ... I always told Dow Chemical, when I was ...
    11/21/2014 - 10:37 am | View Link
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BING NEWS:
  • ‘Yoga mat’ chemical azodicarbonamide found in nearly 500 grocery store food items: report
    Subway sandwich bread isn't the only food made with the "yoga mat" chemical. In fact ... who pointed to its use in the plastics and rubber industry, in products like yoga mats and flip-flops. The "foaming agent" — which gives certain plastics products ...
    02/28/2014 - 7:29 pm | View Link
  • 'Shoe Rubber' Chemical Removed From Subway Bread Found In Nearly 500 Common Foods
    Footlong fans breathed a sigh of relief at the beginning of February, when sandwich chain Subway announced that it was removing azodicarbonamide-- a chemical used in shoe rubber and yoga mats ... % Whole Wheat Bread as a food that contains azodicarbonamide.
    02/28/2014 - 12:29 pm | View Link
  • Group: Data Shows Nearly 500 Foods Contain Rubber Chemical
    SAN FRANCISCO (KRON) — A national environmental health research and advocacy group says that a “yoga mat” chemical is turning up as an ingredient on the labels of many well-known brands of food. A report by Environmental Working Group (EWG ...
    02/27/2014 - 4:07 pm | View Link
  • 'Yoga Mat Plastics Chemical' ADA Used in 500 Food Items Across US
    A potentially hazardous chemically used to make rubber and yoga mats is being used in nearly 500 food products sold in US stores, according to a report. Azodicarbonamide, known as ADA, is a chemical used as an oxidising agent in dough and to give bread a ...
    02/27/2014 - 2:23 am | View Link
  • How a Chemical Used in Rubber Found Its Way Into 500 Food Products
    Environmental Working Group, the nonprofit that released the report, is trying to persuade food manufacturers to stop using azodicarbonamide, or ADA, which acts as a kind of baking powder in the making of rubber, plastics, and ceramics, making them lighter ...
    02/26/2014 - 7:00 pm | View Link
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    What Chemicals Are Harmful to Rubber Seals?. Synthetic rubber is used in a variety of industrial applications, including seals and gaskets. Rubber seals ...
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    The chemical industry comprises the companies that produce industrial chemicals. Central to the modern world economy, it converts raw materials (oil, natural gas, air ...
    11/21/2014 - 10:40 pm | View Website
  • Rubber · Vanderbilt Chemicals, LLC
    At the Rubber Department of the Vanderbilt Chemicals, LLC our strength lies in our nearly century-long reputation, as well as in the quality and commitment of our ...
    11/21/2014 - 8:49 am | View Website
  • GOODALL RUBBER: industrial rubber products, air hose ...
    GOODALL RUBBER is one of the leading distributors of industrial rubber products in the world. They specialize in hose: air, agriculture, chemical, fire, food, gas ...
    11/21/2014 - 7:59 am | View Website
  • Chemical Properties of Rubber | eHow
    Chemical Properties of Rubber. Rubber can occur naturally in the environment or be produced synthetically in a laboratory. In nature, it exists as a milky colloidal ...
    11/21/2014 - 6:05 am | View Website
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