Latest Popcorn bag Stories

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.

2011-05-09 20:51:29

People who read vivid print advertisements for fictitious products actually come to believe they've tried those products.

2010-11-08 19:30:11

University of Toronto scientists have found that chemicals used to line junk food wrappers and microwave popcorn bags are migrating into food and being ingested by people where they are contributing to chemical contamination observed in blood.

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...

2009-03-19 13:01:01

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration announced the recall of some Wegmans-brand microwave popcorn due to a labeling error. The FDA said the Caudill Seed Company Inc.

2008-10-14 15:00:17

Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull is one of the most popular movies of the year, and as it comes to DVD today, two of ConAgra Foods' popular popcorn brands - Orville Redenbacher's Gourmet Popping Corn and Crunch 'n Munch - are joining in the adventure.

2008-08-15 03:00:10

In a grim dark alleyway round the corner from the Picturehouse Cinema, a seedy youth with an ugly cluster of facial piercings sidled up to a smartly dressed young couple, an oozing and malodorous bag protruding from the half-zipped front of his filthy hoodie.

2008-06-30 21:02:32

By Susan Abram A debate about greasy fingers is getting a little sticky up in Sacramento. A state senator is proposing that California become the first state to ban a class of potential carcinogens used in some popcorn bags, pizza boxes and other grease-resistant food packaging.

2008-03-13 10:50:00

A new study shows that exposure to a chemical called diacetyl, a component of artificial butter flavoring, can be harmful to the nose and airways of mice.

2007-12-07 06:00:27

By Rosati, Jacky A Krebs, Kenneth A; Liu, Xiaoyu This study characterized chemicals released into a chamber in the process of cooking microwave popcorn. Seventeen types of microwave popcorn from eight different brands were studied.

Word of the Day
  • A person in a secondary role, specifically the second most important character (after the protagonist).
The word 'deuteragonist' comes from a Greek word meaning 'an actor of second-class parts'.