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

This analysis of lead in Mexican candy and flavored salt products is predicated on the collection of a sample that is representative of the lot being tested.

www.topix.com/forum/city/california-city-ca/TUH5O9RV85PK78S22/lucas-candy-poisonous

yeah, they're saying that the regular lucas products DO contain high amounts of lead. thats why they "discontinued" them. now supposedly you ...

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 ...

community.babycenter.com/post/a42173062/does_mexican_candy_have_lead

I have been eating Mexican candy since I was a little girl and now I'm obsessed. Now that I'm pregnant I'm more worried about the lead in. ... those damn tamarindo lollipops since yesterday!!!! i typically love limon & lucas and ...