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The aluminium content of infant formulas remains too high

  • Nancy Chuchu1,
  • Bhavini Patel1,
  • Blaise Sebastian1 and
  • Christopher Exley2Email author
BMC Pediatrics201313:162

Received: 26 November 2012

Accepted: 25 September 2013

Published: 8 October 2013

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  1. Aluminium in infant formulas

    22 October 2013

    Chris Exley, Keele University

    Your readers may be interested to learn that following the publication of our data Vietnam has measured the aluminium content of infant formulas imported into Vietnam from the UK and they have found values in the range 3 - 3.4 mg/kg. Values which are HIGHER than the majority of those reported in our study.

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Authors’ Affiliations

Life Sciences, Huxley Building, Keele University, Staffordshire, UK
The Birchall Centre, Lennard-Jones Laboratories, Keele University, Staffordshire, UK