Banned foods allowed in the U.S.

Published On: Apr 04 2013 11:59:11 AM CDT   Updated On: Apr 20 2015 02:00:00 AM CDT

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

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9. Olestra (aka Olean) -- Found in fat-free potato chips, the fat substitute Olestra depletes fat-soluble vitamins and carotenoids and is banned in the U.K. and Canada. It can also cause some nasty side effects, like diarrhea.

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