Eat With Your Head


Labels aren’t everything
September 10, 2008, 8:30 am
Filed under: Uncategorized

This is unfortunate. Tyson was found to inject antibiotics into chickens it later sold as antibiotic-free:

But the USDA found that in addition to the non-human antibiotic, Tyson was also using a drug commonly given to people.

Via Responsible Marketing blog

And the USDA and other federal agencies are not exactly known for their strict standards, anyway. Labels could be a safe and easy way to figure out what you’re putting in your body, but they often amount to little more than marketing strategies.

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