Tag: Chemically-treated fruits in Bangladesh may pose health risks

Chemically-treated fruits in Bangladesh may pose health risks, says study

June 9, 2018

Fruits are healthy food choices but not when laced with toxic chemicals used for ripening. A new study published in Cogent – food and agriculture journal on May 23 reveals that chemicals used in Bangladesh for artificial ripening of fruits contain a high amount of heavy metals and other substances, which may pose serious health hazards. Researchers […]

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