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Is Wrapping Food Items In Newspaper Bad For Health?
 

Is Wrapping Food Items In Newspaper Bad For Health?

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“Wrapping food items in newspaper is bad for your health as its ink has multiple bioactive materials with known negative health effects,” the Food, Safety and Standard Authority of India (FSSAI) said in an advisory. Earlier
 
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10 Dec 2016 - General
 
The article also said "that even paper/cardboard boxes made of recycled paper may be contaminated with harmful chemicals like phthalate which can cause digestive problems and also lead to severe toxicity." So, how safe can we be whilst dini...
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Many studies have already shown that wrapping food in newspapers could be extremely unhealthy and unsafe for consumption. The Food, Safety and Standard Authority of India (FSSAI) issued an advisory warning that such unhealthy practices can be injurio...
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What took so long for studies like this to come out. The newspapers are only meant for providing news and not wrapping food. It is really unsanitary practice to put food inside the newspaper. Moreover, newspapers are handled, shipped, and sorted out....
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This is a very sensible idea and useful one for Asia as there has been some street food peddlers who used newspaper to wrap up their food. Although very sensible, I would like to read original papers which studied food that has been wrapped in newspa...
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