Problem

Hazards of non-alcoholic beverages

Other Names:
Carcinogenic soft drinks
Cancer-causing additives in mineral waters
Carcinogenic carbonated drinks
Incidence:

In California legislation has been introduced clearly stating the cancer-related dangers of the consumption of soft drinks. In India in 1990, soft drinks containing brominated vegetable oil (a known carcinogenic emulsifier, long identified by WHO as unfit for human consumption) continued to be sold in the bazaars throughout the country.

Aggravates:
Cancers
Problem Type:
E: Emanations of other problems
Related UN Sustainable Development Goals:
GOAL 3: Good Health and Well-beingGOAL 6: Clean Water and Sanitation
Date of last update
24.04.2019 – 15:26 CEST