microwave popcorn


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microwave popcorn

A snack food often made with artificial butter, which contains diacetyl, a chemical that may rarely cause bronchiolitis obliterans, an extremely rare association known as “popcorn lung”.
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Starting this winter, fans can enjoy Pop Secret in three new ways -- with handy new single serve Kernel Packs for the stovetop and two new microwave popcorn flavors -- Double Butter and Sweet 'n Crunchy Cinnamon Roll.
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Washington, May 13 ( ANI ): Scientists led by an Indian origin have linked perfluorooctanoic acid (PFOA) - chemical found in things such as nonstick cookware and packaged foods like microwave popcorn - to cardiovascular disease.
Watson claimed in his suit that his chronic lung condition was brought on by regularly inhaling the chemical diacetyl, which is used as a butter flavoring in microwave popcorn.
Wayne Watson, 59, said firms failed to warn on packets of microwave popcorn that the aroma could pose a health risk.
The jury accepted Watson's testimony that he had developed a rare lung disease as a result of toxic chemicals he ingested that were used to flavor the microwave popcorn he frequently ate.
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Summary: TEHRAN (FNA)- A new study raised concern about chronic exposure of workers in industry to a food flavoring ingredient used to produce the distinctive buttery flavor and aroma of microwave popcorn, margarines, snack foods, candy, baked goods, pet foods and other products.
Perfluorinated compounds, or PFCs, are water-and grease-resistant industrial chemicals used in coatings for paper plates, food packaging, rainwear, upholstery, nonstick pans, microwave popcorn bags, and lubricants for skis and snowboards.
Occupational Safety and Health Administration recently revised a program to minimize or eliminate worker exposure to the hazards linked to microwave popcorn manufacturing.

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