这两天相信大家都被星巴克刷屏了，喝了这么多年的咖啡，居然这么危险，有外媒称“星巴克含有致癌物质”！不仅星巴克，本次案件中被告上法庭的还包括绿山咖啡、7-11、Kraft Food Global等90余家快餐巨头。事情传到国内，国内媒体也纷纷刷屏。到底是真还是假，星巴克已对这件事情作出最新回应，下面来看看今天的日常英语资讯内容吧！一、致癌物丙烯酰胺是什么？
In general, carbohydrates and proteins in foods are "by-pass" produced during high-temperature cooking. Acrylamide is indeed a potential carcinogen. A large number of animal experiments have shown that acrylamide has a certain carcinogenicity; and it can cause damage to the nervous system, affect the early development of infants and endanger the reproductive health of men.
However, these carcinogenicity is only "suspected." The current study has only stayed at the stage of animal experiments, and there is not enough evidence to show the same harm in humans. However, some special occupational groups may cause nerve damage due to high doses of exposure and ingestion. Normal people do not need to worry too much.
In response to Starbucks Coffee’s cancer turmoil, some media sought confirmation from Starbucks China on the 31st and were told that the ruling was not directed against the Starbucks family, but against the entire coffee industry.
At present, the National Coffee Industry Association has issued an announcement on the verdict, insisting that coffee is a safe drink and the court ruling misled the public. Chi
nese netizens also expressed their tolerance. Some netizens also claimed that eating fritters can also cause cancer, but they did not feel that fritter production was affected.