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Re: Roaches !!!

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Originally Posted by bfloyd4445 View Post
wiki list's it and borax as still being allowed

List of food additives - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

and it is also on the list of allowed food additives at the FDA's website

Everything Added to Food in the United States (EAFUS)

I did find were it was banned in the USA for in in drugs by the FDA

This, from the FDA

Food Additive Status List

"Borax - MISC, ILL, No petition filed, Illegal for use in foods incl. wax ctg for fruits and vegetables. MID permits use in export meats."

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Confusing, perhaps, because the lists include both permissible AND forbidden chemicals.

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