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Pulparindo is the trade name of a Mexican candy produced by de la Rosa. ... Extra Hot candy showing it contained between 0.12 and 0.18 ppm of lead.

lead-tainted candy - San Francisco Bay Guardian News


With lead-tainted candy from Mexico still for sale in the Mission, health officials and ... Until recently, Vanessa ate Lucas or some similar candy each month, and  ...



Nov 9, 2013 ... The amount of lead in a particular brand or type of candy may vary greatly from sample to sample ..... Lucas Limon and Lucas Limon con Chile.

Mexican candy makers will get the lead out - Orange County Register


Aug 21, 2013 ... News: Mexican candy makers will get the lead out | candy, lead, companies, ... They include Lucas-brand candy maker Effem de Mexico, ...

CALIFORNIA / Effort to remove lead from Mexican treats / Candies ...


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 ...

Is it true the mexican candy, Lucas, has lead? | Yahoo Answers


Jan 24, 2009 ... Best Answer: Any lead found in LUCAS candy would come from that found naturally in the plants used in the making of the candy. Levels would ...

CDC - Lead - Tips - Sources of Lead - Candy


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) ...

Lucas candy....poisonous? - Discussion on Topix


Sep 16, 2007 ... People say that Lucas candy has led in it. ... yeah, they're saying that the regular lucas products DO contain high amounts of lead. thats why ...

Lead Taints Candy Made In Mexico, Fda Says - tribunedigital ...


May 14, 2004 ... The Sentinel recently spotted candy that has tested positive for lead in a ... Lucas Pelucas and Pelon Pelo Rico tamarind candy; and Rollito de ...

Popular Q&A
Q: Is there lead in lucas candy?
A: November 16, 2004 Illinois imposed a statewide embargo on four flavors of Lucas candy Read More »
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Q: Does lucas candy contain lead?
A: I've been to lot of Mexican stores and can't find any of it, and also heard it contains lead. so i guess it does cuz they might of banned it. Read More »
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Q: Lucas Candy and Lead Poisoning?
A: Good question. I think that it is legal because I still see them at some grocery stores around my home once in a while. Maybe they do not just want to throw the... Read More »
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Q: Why doea the mexican candy Lucas contain lead?
A: Most of the candies that have high levels of lead include chili or tamarind, a sugary fruit. The ingredients suck up lead from the soil as they grow, and – if t... Read More »
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Q: Does Lucas candy contain lead?
A: Unfortunately it does, they say there is not enough to harm you,but I wouldn't take the chance. Read More »
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