Fear-mongering continues with carrageenan – Food Dive

The Cornucopia Institute and its Farm and Food Policy Analyst, Linley Dixon, sat through the spring meeting of the National Organic Standards Board and learned exactly nothing when it comes to the food additive carrageenan.

In a June 22nd diatribe called “Will Carrageenan Remain in Organic Food” Dixon once again finds funding more relevant than science. Dixon argues: “There was not one scientist or industry representative that testified in

support of the safety of carrageenan that doesn’t stand to profit from its use."

It is a tired allegation that is reprehensible. It suggests that some of the most distinguished toxicologists in the country deliberately skew scientific findings on behalf of a product they know is dangerous.

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