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HEALTH NEWS: Subway to remove controversial ingredient

Updated: Thursday, February 6 2014, 06:47 PM CST
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Subway is removing a controversial ingredient from its bread.
The ingredient increases the elasticity of bread and is also used in things like yoga mats and shoe soles.
   
The World Health Organization has linked the chemical additive to respiratory issues, allergies and asthma.

It is approved by the USDA and the FDA but is banned in the UK, Europe, and Australia.

More than 50,000 people recently petitioned Subway to remove the ingredient.   Click here to read more health related stories

HEALTH NEWS: Subway to remove controversial ingredient

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