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Lead in spice Tumeric

Started 1303152239.343 in Kitchen & Food Talk | Last reply 1303337040.02 by Love Roses

Tumeric from Target, "Archer Farms" has been recalled because of excessive high lead levels f

B&M, Inc. Conducts Voluntary Nationwide Recall Of 6 Lot Numbers Of Archer Farms Ground Turmeric Due To Excessive Lead Levels.
Fri, 15 Apr 2011 13:27:00 -0500

B&M, Inc. of Mount Vernon, Missouri is voluntarily recalling Archer Farms Ground Turmeric sold at Target stores in glass bottles with a net weight of 2.6 oz. (74g), due to elevated levels of lead. Lead can accumulate in the body over time. Too much can cause health problems, including delayed mental and physical development and learning deficienciesound in product. I didn't see where the spice was manufactured.

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LindaCinKY1303157772.8031108 PostsRegistered 11/25/2009

Here's the link to fda recall info:

fda recall notice

Love Roses1303337040.01711943 PostsRegistered 1/10/2007

Thank you Missy and Linda.

Gals, you really need to post this on Viewpoints Forum. Ignore any nasty posts because there are many who read and don't post. More readers than posters. We all need to be aware of thise things.

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