TITLE

Leaden Food

PUB. DATE
June 2013
SOURCE
Earth Island Journal;Summer2013, Vol. 28 Issue 2, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on a study by researchers at Monmouth University in New Jersey which found lead concentrations ranging from six to 12 milligrams per 2.2 pounds of rice in several samples of imported rice. The study found that lead levels are much higher than the tolerable safety limits set by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA). Tsanangurayi Tongesayi, an associate professor at Monmouth University, said the study has found alarming results.
ACCESSION #
87975082

 

Related Articles

  • Monmouth University -- United States.  // UN Chronicle;2013, Vol. 50 Issue 4, p43 

    The article offers information on various activities of the Monmouth University- U.S. to support the United Nations Academic Impact (UNAI) initiative, including Project BAM and Monmouth Dialogue Group.

  • Monmouth expands its solar generation. Kaltwasser, Jared // njbiz;10/10/2011, Vol. 24 Issue 41, p2 

    The article reports that Monmouth University in West Long Branch will install solar arrays on seven buildings, raising solar generation capacity to 650 kilowatts.

  • Scientific paper on lead contamination in rice withdrawn.  // Western Farm Press Exclusive Insight;4/23/2013, p6 

    The article reports on the withdrawal of a scientific paper on high levels of lead in imported rice by its author, Monmouth University Professor Tsanangurayi Tongesayi, for flaws. The research, a part of a poster presentation at the American Chemical Society (ACS) conference held in New Orleans,...

  • Super Center. Mettenburg, Julie // Countdown;Jan2006, Vol. 27 Issue 1, special section p12 

    The article presents an interview with Lindsey Zegowitz, center of the Monmouth University Hawks Women Basketball team in West Long Branch, New Jersey, in coping with diabetes. To prepare for practices and games, Zegowitz always take less insulin and always check her blood sugar level. She uses...

  • New athletic facility will be campus hub.  // American School & University;Dec2001, Vol. 74 Issue 4, p16 

    Focuses on the construction project of Ewing Cole Cherry Brott for Monmouth University's athletic center and multipurpose activity facility in West Long Branch, New Jersey. Design objectives of the facility;Total project cost; Project highlights.

  • Israeli ambassador buoys Monmouth U. grads. Garbi, Jill // New Jersey Jewish News;2/2/2012, Vol. 66 Issue 5, p12 

    The article offers information on the winter commencement of the Monmouth University in New Jersey on January 13, 2012. It states that the commencement featured Michael Oren, ambassador of Israel in which he acknowledged his hometown credentials. In his address, Oren urged students to face the...

  • OFF THE CLOCK.  // njbiz;12/9/2013, Vol. 26 Issue 48, p22 

    Photographs of various events held in New Jersey including the Veterans Day, the research of Monmouth University majors on problematic bacteria found in health facilities, and the three-mile run of Drinker Biddle for the benefit of the American Heart Association, are presented.

  • From also run to champions: LIU is tops in NY. Harris, Jaime C. // New York Amsterdam News;03/15/97, Vol. 88 Issue 11, p52 

    Reports that the Long Island University (LIU) defeated Monmouth University in a Northeast Conference Championship game, to win a place in the 1997 National Collegiate Athletic Association basketball tournament. Performance of LIU's guard Richie Parker.

  • Monmouth women's track and field Northeast Conference champs. Elfman, Lois // New York Amsterdam News;5/6/2010, Vol. 101 Issue 19, p37 

    The article reports that Monmouth University's women's track and field has won the Northeast Conference outdoor title for the second consecutive years.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics