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To guard against adulteration and mislabeling, Cohen advises his patients to choose products that have been certified by a third party.
PROHIBITED, UNLISTED, EVEN DANGEROUS INGREDIENTS TURN UP IN DIETARY SUPPLEMENTSCHRISTIE ASCHWANDENJUNE 30, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Formerly, when a commodity was adulterated, it could be returned, and the courts became sorely troubled to defend an adulteration.
PUTNAM'S HANDY LAW BOOK FOR THE LAYMANALBERT SIDNEY BOLLES
Commercial dealings took the most questionable forms: adulteration of products went on unchecked by any qualms of honesty.
THE INFLUENCE AND DEVELOPMENT OF ENGLISH GILDSFRANCIS AIDEN HIBBERT
This adulteration no doubt was one cause of its losing its well established reputation.
NEWTON FORSTERCAPTAIN FREDERICK MARRYAT
Probably the food which suffers most from adulteration is milk, as water can be added without the average person being the wiser.
A CIVIC BIOLOGYGEORGE WILLIAM HUNTER
But for the most part the acts do not impose upon district councils themselves Adulteration.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 9, SLICE 4VARIOUS
But the superiority of English wool, even as late as 1438, is proved by the laws of Barcelona forbidding its adulteration.
VIEW OF THE STATE OF EUROPE DURING THE MIDDLE AGES, VOL. 3 (OF 3)HENRY HALLAM
A large, nay, a most extensive adulteration of flour with plaster of Paris was detected not many years since.
EPIDEMICS EXAMINED AND EXPLAINED: OR, LIVING GERMS PROVED BY ANALOGY TO BE A SOURCE OF DISEASEJOHN GROVE
Soap is subject to another kind of adulteration called filling, or weighting.
SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN SUPPLEMENT, NO. 392, JULY 7, 1883VARIOUS
Flour, terra alba, alum, and chalk are the chief ingredients used in the adulteration of cream of tartar.
SECRETS OF WISE MEN, CHEMISTS AND GREAT PHYSICIANSWILLIAM K. DAVID
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WORDS RELATED TO ADULTERATION

  • abuse
  • adulteration
  • blight
  • corruption
  • decomposition
  • defilement
  • desecration
  • deterioration
  • dirtying
  • fouling
  • foulness
  • greenhouse effect
  • impairment
  • impurity
  • infection
  • misuse
  • polluting
  • profanation
  • rottenness
  • spoliation
  • taint
  • uncleanness
  • vitiation
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