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Banned foods allowed in the U.S.

Published On: Apr 04 2013 11:59:11 AM CDT   Updated On: Apr 05 2013 01:00:00 AM CDT

They're banned in other countries, but these 13 food ingredients are still allowed in the U.S.

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National Chicken Council

1. Arsenic -- The FDA permits arsenic in chicken feed to promote growth boost pigmentation in poultry meat. However, the European Union has outlawed its use since 1999, according to the Caltons, and the Environmental Protection Agency classifies inorganic arsenic as a "human carcinogen." 

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