Zapped!: The Untold Story Behind Government and Corporate Schemes to Irradiate Your Food

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"Should you bring irradiated foods into your home? Worth and Hauter desire an honest public debate about reforming a broken food production and marketing system. The problems are too urgent and important to leave to government bureaucrats and corporate executives to fix."-Jim Hightower, former Texas agriculture commissioner and author of several bestsellers, including Thieves in High Places

From irradiated ground beef in school lunches to the 1950s fantasy about what do to with ...

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Overview

"Should you bring irradiated foods into your home? Worth and Hauter desire an honest public debate about reforming a broken food production and marketing system. The problems are too urgent and important to leave to government bureaucrats and corporate executives to fix."-Jim Hightower, former Texas agriculture commissioner and author of several bestsellers, including Thieves in High Places

From irradiated ground beef in school lunches to the 1950s fantasy about what do to with nuclear waste, Zapped! puts the issue of food irradiation squarely on your plate.

Mark Worth is research director for Public Citizen's Critical Mass Energy and Environment Program.

Wenonah Hauter directs Public Citizen's Critical Mass Energy and Environment Program.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781567513684
  • Publisher: Common Courage Press
  • Publication date: 10/15/2005
  • Pages: 350

Meet the Author

Mark Worth is a Research Director at Public Citizen. He has written, published and advocated on political, environmental, consumer and neighborhood issues for 20 years
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