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‘Cancer-linked’ chemicals in Chipotle, Sweetgreen packaging? There’s more to know, experts say

‘Cancer-linked’ chemicals in Chipotle, Sweetgreen packaging? There’s more to know, experts say

Chipolte health alert

Everything about your burrito bowl from  Chipotle or your salad from Sweetgreen seems earthy and  health-conscious, right down to the packaging.

But harmful chemicals may be lurking in those eco-friendly containers.

A story published last week by the New Food Economy, a non-profit newsroom that investigates food-related issues, reported the “cancer-linked presence of PFAS, also  called “forever chemicals,” in the fiber bowls used at fast casual  dining spots and other restaurants including Chipotle, Sweetgreen, Dig  Inn and other locations in New York City.

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