While plenty of foods exported from China are perfectly healthy, some products aren’t thoroughly vetted enough to be considered safe for consumption. Research surrounding some Chinese goods revealed serious health and safety problems with common products that could be in your kitchen right now. Take a look below at 20 bad foods exported from China that you should never eat.
1 Apple Juice
As one of the largest agricultural producers in the world, China’s booming industry uses some questionable methods to keep up with demand. China uses pesticides to grow many of their crops, and those harmful chemicals often make it into your apple juice.
A few popular brands of apple juice sold in the US from China have shown high levels of arsenic. The arsenic likely comes from the liberal use of pesticides in the growing of the apples. If consumed often enough, the chemical element could cause serious health problems.