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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pulparindo

Pulparindo is the trade name of a Mexican candy produced by de la Rosa. The candy is made from the pulp of the tamarind fruit, and is flavored with sugar, salt, and chili peppers, making it simultaneously tart, sweet, salty, and spicy. The " extra picante" variation is especially spicy. Lead content[edit].

www.ocregister.com/2006/06/29/mexican-candy-makers-will-get-the-lead-out

Jun 29, 2006 ... Lead accumulates in the body and even at low levels can affect a child's behavior ... They include Lucas-brand candy maker Effem de Mexico, ...

www.sfgate.com/bayarea/article/CALIFORNIA-Effort-to-remove-lead-from-Mexican-2506106.php

Jan 15, 2006 ... Candies such as Chaca Chaca, Vera Mango, Super Lucas and Bolorindo can contain lead levels reaching 12 micrograms per piece, twice the ...

www.isitbadforyou.com/questions/is-lucas-bad-for-you

Jan 5, 2016 ... Approved by Dr. Sunil - Yes, Lucas candy is bad for you. ... most other candies), but it also contains high levels of sodium and possibly even lead.

www.cdc.gov/nceh/lead/tips/candy.htm

Oct 15, 2013 ... The potential for children to be exposed to lead from candy imported from Mexico has prompted the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) ...

www.utmb.edu/pedi_ed/healthdev/OtherPages/lead-in-candy.asp

Jun 2, 2004 ... Texas Department of Health (TDH) laboratory tests for lead in 38 ... Tama Roca in green wrapper, Lucas Gusano Chamoy, Marimbas 3 in 1, ...

achieve.lausd.net/cms/lib08/CA01000043/Centricity/domain/135/pdf%20files/LeadPoster.pdf

I - uir- iisuriiiisrlru. Lucas Limon. IN CANDY OTHER. In wrappers SOURCES. Candy wrappers are printed with ""4135" Paint inlrs that contain lead. The lead is  ...

www.consumeraffairs.com/news04/lucas.html

Nov 16, 2004 ... Illinois is imposing a statewide embargo on four flavors of imported Mexican candy found to contain dangerous levels of lead. Lucas Limon ...

www.fda.gov/downloads/Food/FoodScienceResearch/UCM195205.pdf

San Francisco State University, San Francisco, CA. ABSTRACT. This analysis of lead in Mexican candy and flavored salt products is predicated on the collection.