Neotame is a chemical substance created by chemists from Monsanto—now produced by NutraSweet—as an artificial food and drink sweetener or flavor enhancer. Neotame is created using aspartame—a known neurotoxin—and adding 3-dimethylbutyl, a compound classified by the Environmental Protection Agency as hazardous. As with aspartame, neotame metabolizes formaldehyde and other nerve …Read More »
Mercury in the Environment: Accumulation in Fish and What You Can do to Reduce Your Risk of Mercury Exposure.
Mercury is one of the first known chemicals, and has been studied for hundreds of years. Yet recently, there has been a substantial increase in government attention and media coverage of mercury. In particular there has been an increase in studying the movement and accumulation of mercury in fish, and …Read More »