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CDC and FDA Alert: Do not eat Apple Cinnamon Fruit Puree Pouches & Cinnamon Apple Sauce

The CDC (Center for Disease Control and Prevention), the FDA(Food and Drug Administration), and state and local partners are investigating a link between blood lead levels (BLLs) ≥3.5 µg/dL in children consuming certain cinnamon-containing apple purée and applesauce products. FDA tested these products and found high levels of chromium and lead. Consumers should be aware […]