Did you know that more than 6,000 additives and chemicals are used by food manufacturers to process and produce our food? Today’s conventional food system is heavily dependent on toxic chemicals and synthetic inputs that pose threats to our health – especially children’s.
Do you read labels? This helpful infographic from Healthy Child Healthy World “Farm to Fork: The Story of Our Toxic Food System” illustrates what we’re feeding our children and the health risks associated with some of their favorite foods.
It’s part of their Safer Foods Toolkit which includes an ebook, a brochure & a webinar that are worth taking a look at. They are valuable resources that will help you identify foods of concern and ‘kick these toxics to the curb to adopt healthier, lifelong eating habits for the entire family’.