Month: August 2015

How Safe Are Food Additives ?



The uproar over a popular instant food being unsafe is probably a much required wake up call to us Indians who are generally lax when it comes to food , hygiene and health.

So what was the controversy all about? The popular instant food contained six to seven times the “permissible levels” of lead, a heavy metal contaminant, and MSG (Mono sodium glutamate) which gives the special taste found only in Chinese foods.  Continue reading