Diacetyl was removed from the product after it was connected to lung issues in popcorn plant workers. Prostate cancer rates also grew in the popcorn plant staff.
Archives of Pediatric & Adolescent Medicine published a study in 2010 showing PFOA levels higher in some children and teenagers who ironically also had higher bad cholesterol levels, LDL.
Other lawsuits similar to Wayne Watson’s have been filed. Reports show settlements have totaled over $100 million as of 2010.
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