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Statewide: No more Skittles? Illinois considers banning some common food additives

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Illinois could become only the second state to ban some common food additives over health concerns. The additives are found in thousands of food items, from candy to salad dressing. Opponents say these decisions rest with the Food and Drug Administration. But those pushing the ban argue the FDA has been too slow to act. We discuss it on Statewide.


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