What is it Butylated Hydroxyanisole?
Butylated Hydroxyanisole (BHA) is a lab-made chemical that is added to foods as a preservative.
It is shown to be an endocrine disruptor, linked to cancer, causing tumors in animal studies. The International Agency for Research on Cancer classifies BHA as “possibly carcinogenic to humans and it’s been deemed a “reasonably anticipated human carcinogen” by the U.S. Dept. of Health & Human Services, National Toxicology Program. It’s also on EWG’s Dirty Dozen List of Food Additives to avoid and banned in other countries.
Possible Side Effects From Ingesting Butylated Hydroxyanisole – BHA?
May cause cancer
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