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Study: Fast food linked to dangerous chemical

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Posted at 6:22 PM, Apr 26, 2016
and last updated 2016-04-26 18:22:43-04

A new study links fast food to a dangerous chemical found in plastic packaging. 

According to the report, chemicals used in packaging and food processing can leach into your food. 

The CDC found that people who consume a lot of fast food have higher levels of hormone disrupters. They can cause infertility, reduced IQ and diabetes. 

Restaurant and chemistry organizations say that the chemical levels are "well below" the EPA's set limit. CDC researchers argue that the EPA's limit is outdated. 

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