I recommend you read the work published by the non-profit Consumer Wellness Center. People are essentially unaware of the risks and potential disease causing outcome of these toxins getting into the body from sources that most people think are safe.
Lead has been found in herbs such as ginkgo as well as in Cacao powders and in mascara products! Mercury was so elevated in Maine lobster that the government halts fisheries!
The industry needs a standard and Mike Adams, Executive Director of the Consumer Wellness Center has reported the USDA nor the FDA have expressed any interest in promoting or enforcing such a standard. Natural News developed and published testing and standards.
Read the full article HERE.