What is sulphur dioxide?

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LuigiSgoomba

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Posted: 28 Jun 2013, 07:24
I occasionally eat dried fruit, but one day, I read the ingredient list and it said that there was sulphur dioxide in it! I've heard that it's bad for you, but what exactly does it do?
februarystar

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Posted: 01 Jul 2013, 04:49
Its a preservative, it stops microbial growth. Most people have no problems eating foods with that preservative but a few react badly.



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