Bread - Potassium Bromate

 

 

Potassium Bromate is found in bread and other baked goods. It’s added to flour to strengthen the dough, allow it to rise higher and give the finished bread a more appealing white color. It has been linked to cancer.  Canada, the United Kingdom, and the European Union have banned it.

For more information read this article by the EWG (Environmental Working Group): POTASSIUM BROMATE