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    (CNN)It's official: There's a limit on how much arsenic can be in your baby's cereal.The US Food and Drug Administration issued its final guidance on limiting the levels of inorganic arsenic found in infant rice cereal on Wednesday -- capping the level of arsenic allowable at 100 parts per billion. That's the same level it proposed in 2016.The guidance applies to all types of infant rice cereals: White, brown, organically grown and conventionally grown rice, the agency said. The action prompted immediate criticism from consumer advocacy groups. Consumer Reports, which has studied levels of arsenic and other toxic metals in baby food, applauded the FDA for its action but wanted more.Read More"The FDA's action is an important first step, but the agency needs to be far more aggressive in protecting young children from the dangers of arsenic and other heavy metals in food," said Brian Ronholm, the director of food policy for Consumer Reports, in a statement.Nearly all toddlers, and the majority of babies, eat too much added sugar in the US, study says"Parents can take a number of steps...
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