September 20, 2011
For those of you who are aware of the health dangers posed by artificial sweeteners and dutifully avoid them, the featured studyfindings may come as a shocking surprise…
Researchers have found that the artificial sweetener sucralose (Splenda) is a widespread contaminant in waste water, surface water, and ground water. In a recent test, water samples from 19 U.S. drinking water treatment plants serving more than 28 million people were analyzed for sucralose. The sweetener was found to be present in:
The average amounts of sucralose in source water and finished water was 440 ng/L and 350 ng/L respectively.
This article was posted: Tuesday, September 20, 2011 at 8:04 am