WASHINGTON – April 2 – Researchers from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) have found that 15 brands of powdered infant formula are contaminated with perchlorate, a rocket fuel component detected in drinking water in 28 states and territories. The two most contaminated brands, made from cow’s milk, accounted for 87 percent of the U.S. powdered formula market in 2000, the scientists said. Read more.
Note from Julie: This means the COWS are contaminated & anything you eat from a cow is tainted to. Time to consider dropping the cow habit!
Update: Much more complex issue than just baby formula, see comments for this post.