Latest Diacetyl Stories

2015-02-13 16:24:14

An Orange County jury awarded a $2.6 million verdict to a man who was diagnosed with bronchiolitis obliterans as a result of work exposure to diacetyl. SANTA ANA, Calif., Feb.

2015-01-28 20:21:26

DUBLIN, January 28, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Dublin - Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/4k24x6/diacetyl_cas) has announced the addition of the

Cystic Fibrosis Flare-ups May Be Caused By Buttery Molecule Diacetyl
2014-02-24 06:52:58

Katrine Whiteson and colleagues identified a lung-damaging molecule in higher concentrations in cystic fibrosis patients during symptom flare-ups.

Popcorn Recalled For Listeria Contamination
2012-10-02 07:21:41

Clearly, popcorn is a tasty treat enjoyed many people. However, popcorn lovers might want to be wary of popcorn sold by Dale and Thomas and Popcorn Indiana.

Popcorn Lung Costs Manufacturer Dearly
2012-09-20 12:12:24

Wayne Watson, a Centennial, Colorado man, has just earned himself a tidy $7.2 million paycheck the old fashioned way: Eating 2 bags of microwave popcorn every day, making sure to deeply inhale the aroma from the bag immediately after it was cooked.

2012-08-30 23:00:36

According to a new study, published on June 25th, 2012 in the journal Chemical Research in Toxicology, chronic exposure to Diacetyl may contribute to protein clumping in the brain, which has been

Common Ingredient In Popcorn May Cause Brain Disease
2012-08-08 13:02:51

Although often touted as a low-calorie snack for those looking to watch their food intake, popcorn is not exactly a health food.

2012-05-28 23:00:13

According to court documents, on May 15th, 2012, several coffee production plant workers filed a lawsuit in the Texas Eastern District Court (case no.

2010-12-02 18:58:00

OAKLAND, Calif., Dec. 2, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Cal/OSHA continues to be a national leader in worker safety by implementing a new standard today to protect employees who work with diacetyl, a chemical commonly used to give food flavorings a buttery taste.

2009-04-17 10:30:02

The number of lawsuits in Hamilton County, Ohio, filed against companies over an allegedly harmful popcorn flavoring has reached 43, one company says. Givaudan Flavors, which is based out of Cincinnati, said it is fully investigating the effects of the chemical diacetyl, a key ingredient in its microwave popcorn butter flavoring, in response to the growing number of lawsuits filed by its workers, The Cincinnati Enquirer said Friday. The company said in a court filing its diacetyl...

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