FDA proposes limits for lead in baby food


FDA proposes limits for lead in baby food – CBS News

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The Food and Drug Administration proposed new limits for lead in baby food, cutting the allowable level by about 25%. However, the author of a 2019 report that found dangerous levels of lead in 95% of manufactured baby food says the FDA’s proposal does not go far enough to protect children.

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