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What foods have titanium dioxide? What to know after Skittles lawsuit

What foods have titanium dioxide? What to know after Skittles lawsuit

In a lawsuit filed last week, a consumer alleged that Skittles were “unfit for human consumption” because the rainbow candy contained a “known toxin” – an artificial color additive called titanium dioxide. Mars, the maker of Skittles, told multiple media outlets that the company couldn’t comment on pending litigation, but its “use of titanium dioxide complies with FDA …

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These are the 38 new Minnesota State Fair foods for 2022

These are the 38 new Minnesota State Fair foods for 2022

The Minnesota State Fair released its 2022 list of new foods, and this year’s list does not disappoint. All of the requisite items are represented: fried delicacies never seen before in polite society, new makers ready to stake their claim at State Fair infamy, and sweet treats that will satisfy on the hottest days of …

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Taco Bell’s Big Cheez-It Has a 66% Success Rate

Taco Bell’s Big Cheez-It Has a 66% Success Rate

Photo: Jonathan Dale Cheez-Its have entered the Taco Bell Extended Culinary Universe. For two weeks, the experimental fast food stalwart is product-testing a new innovation in Irvine, California: the Big Cheez-It, reported to be 16 times bigger than a normal piece. It’s the focal point of two new dishes, a Crunchwrap and a tostada. Taco Bell …

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Smithfield Foods announced Friday it is closing the majority of its operation in Beaver County.

Smithfield Foods to close bulk of operation in Beaver County, impacting estimated 250+ workers

Smithfield Foods announced Friday it is closing the majority of its operation in Beaver County. (Stuart Johnson, KSL-TV) Estimated read time: 3-4 minutes MILFORD, Beaver County — Smithfield Foods announced Friday it is closing the majority of its operation in Beaver County, prompting an outcry from the rural community. County officials noted the company is …

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