Nitrite Information

Please refer to the links below that provide factual information about the safety of nitrites in processed meats.

American Meat Institute Statement:
http://www.meatami.com/ht/display/ReleaseDetails/i/40213/pid/287

Fact sheet on nitrite sources and nitrite safety:
http://www.meatami.com/ht/a/GetDocumentAction/i/40145

Informational Video About Sources of Nitrite featuring AMI Foundation President Dr. Randy Huffman:
http://www.youtube.com/meatnewsnetwork

Information on the U.S. National Toxicology Program Findings that nitrite does NOT cause cancer are included in this article:
http://www.medem.com/search/article_display.cfm?path=\\TANQUERAY\M_Conte ntItem&mstr=/M_ContentItem/ZZZ80XEN0IC.html&soc=Medem&srch_typ=NAV_SERCH

Background on the Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine:
http://activistcash.com/organizations/23-physicians-committee-for-responsible-medicine/