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PRESS RELEASES

New Delhi, May 26, 2016
CSE welcomes bread industry decision to voluntarily withdraw use of potassium bromate and potassium iodate in bread-making
This will significantly reduce risk and safeguard public health

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New Delhi, May 25, 2016
CSE Note: Indian standards on potassium bromate and/or potassium iodate in bread

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New Delhi, May 24, 2016
Bread study aftermath: CSE welcomes FSSAI action
CSE welcomes announcement made by Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (FSSAI) to ban use of potassium bromate in bread

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New Delhi, May 23, 2016
What's in our bread?
Bread industry uses potassium bromate and potassium iodate, substances that are banned in many countries, but not in India; Indian regulators must act immediately and ban them

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DOWN TO EARTH: COVERAGE

A bite of cancer?
A CSE study has found residues of potassium bromate and/or iodate in many types of bread. The additives have been banned by many countries for their potentially adverse health effects

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PRESENTATION
LAB REPORT
Potassium Bromate or Potassium Iodate in Bread
A CSE POLICY BRIEF
Potassium Bromate/Iodate in Bread and Bakery Products
COMPANY RESPONSES
Company responses to CSE, products of which were found positive for potassium bromate/ potassium iodate by PML, provided over email
VIDEOS
NEWS ARTICLES
Moneycontrol | May 24, 2016
FSSAI to remove potassium bromate from food additives list
Jagran Post | May 24, 2016
Take a note! Your daily bread may lead to cancer
ABP Live | May 24, 2016
SHOCKER: The bread you eat can cause cancer, says CSE study
News World India | May 23, 2016
Alert! Eating Breads, Buns Can Cause Cancer
India TV | May 24, 2016
Study claims bread in Delhi has cancer-causing chemicals; J P Nadda assures action
Quint| May 24, 2016
If You Thought Multigrain Bread Was Healthy, Think Again
Webindia | May 24, 2016
Several famous brands of pizza, sandwich, breads sold in Delhi contain cancer causing elements: CSE
American Bazaar Online | May 24, 2016
Most bread, pizza, burger, buns in India have carcinogens in them: Report
Business Line | Delhi | May 24, 2016
Are carcinogens lurking in your bread?
Business Standard | Delhi | May 24, 2016
KFC, Pizza Hut, Domino's, McDonald's outlets selling toxic breads: CSE study
Business Standard | Delhi | May 24, 2016
Doctors, nutritionists advocate stricter regulation of bakery items
Daily Mail | May 24, 2016
found to contain cancer-causing chemicals
DNA | May 24, 2016
Cancer-causing chemicals found in top bread brands: CSE, Health ministry Breads from Pizza Hut too were tested
DNA | May 24, 2016
Popular breads laced with possible carcinogens, industry denies their use
Economic Times| Delhi | May 24, 2016
Study finds cancer-causing chemicals in Delhi bread
Hindu | Delhi | May 24, 2016
FSSAI steps in; potassium bromate under the lens
Hindu | Delhi | May 24, 2016
Industry calls CSE report baseless
Hindu | Delhi | May 24, 2016
Is your sandwich safe enough?
Hindustan Times | Delhi | May 24, 2016
Breads you eat every day contain cancer-causing chemicals: Study
Zee News | May 24, 2016
FSSAI to remove potassium bromate from food additives list
Deccan Herald | May 24, 2016
The bread in your mouth may be toxic, says CSE
Tribune | Delhi | May 24, 2016
Your daily bread may cause cancer, warns study
Deccan Chronicle | May 24, 2016
Watch the bread you eat, cancer-causing chemicals in it, says study
Asian Age | Delhi | May 24, 2016
Bread you eat can cause cancer: CSE
Telegraph | May 24, 2016
Bread too loses innocence
Zee News | May 24, 2016
Beware! Your bread may cause cancer - Chemicals found in pizzas, burgers of seven Delhi fast food outlets
Zee News | May 24, 2016
Potassium bromate, potassium iodate in bread: This is how they can affect your health!
News18 |Delhi | May 24, 2016
CSE Study Claims Breads, Buns Contain Harmful Chemicals
Times of India | Delhi | May 24, 2016
CSE raises red flag on additive in bread, seeks ban citing health risk
Times of India | Delhi | May 24, 2016
Carcinogen in breads: We adhere to rules, say manufacturers
Times of India | Delhi | May 24, 2016
Is your daily bread safe?
Indian Express | May 24, 2016
Breads, pavs, buns and pizza bases contain cancer-causing chemicals, says latest CSE report
India Today | May 23, 2016
Your bread may cause cancer, says CSE study; health ministry orders probe
Dainik Bhaskar | May 23, 2016
Navbharat Times | May 23, 2016
Dainik Bhaskar | Delhi | May 23, 2016
Jagran | May 23, 2016
Bfirst | May 23, 2016
Your daily bread is laced with toxic chemicals, CSE study
May 23, 2016
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PRESENTERS
Chandra Bhushan
Deputy Director General of CSE and the head of the industry and environment programme, crunches climate numbers and demystifies climate technologies.
E-mail: chandra@cseindia.org
@Bh_Chandra
Amit Khurana
Programme Manager of Food Safety & Toxins, CSE
E-mail: k_amit@cseindia.org
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