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Agriculture and Environmental Basics: Pasteurization and Food Irradiation

The Incredible Hulk, Spiderman, Daredevil, and many other superheroes all got their powers from exposure to radiation, but not one of them acquired it from eating irradiated foods.  740 more words

Irradiation of Food and Compulsory Labelling

Biosecurity is a big issue for New Zealand. Being a group of islands fairly isolated from all other landmasses and having quite a unique native ecosystem (many native birds with no native mammalian predators and… 2,969 more words

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Food Irradiation Supports Agribusiness, Harms Health

Agribusiness is polluting and destroying the food on which we depend . Irradiation destroys nutrients and creates poisons. Despite claims, it’s largely hidden from us. It exists for the benefit of Agribiz, not for our health. 47 more words

New Life Breeds Forgiveness

A few years ago, a fraternity moved in next door to my house. A less than ideal situation for me, since I’m a quiet teetotaler these days (except when I’m in my car and then love to try to get James Hetfield to blow out my speakers‚Ķstill sober, of course) and this particular fraternal order of Greeks had a deep thirst and love of beer pong. 340 more words

Do the benefits outweigh the risks? : FOOD IRRADIATION

What a terrible way to think that the food we eat is irradiated. This is no surprise why today we have so many cases of cancers. 470 more words


What do you mean my food may be "irradiated?"

Are You Aware That in the United States the Following Foods May be Irradiated?
-Fresh meat and poultry (ground or whole poultry, pork, or beef) 563 more words