Why Is Ethanol Bad?

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Pure ethanol with direct contact to the body can cause irritation to the skin and eyes. Long term use by ingestion can result in serious liver damage.
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Ethanol is bad because its use has increased the price of food. Ethanol was used to reduce the dependence on foreign oil, but has cost taxpayers billions of dollars in subsidies.
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