High levels of toxic chemical dioxane found in chicken eggs

By REUTERS
April 24, 2013 09:53

The Ministry of Health has barred the marketing of eggs from four farms after high levels of the chemical dioxane were discovered, Israel Radio reported. 

Increased exposure to the chemical may have carcinogenic effects. The ministry has opened an investigation and is investigating the food sources of the chickens as a possible source of the dioxane.


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