• Coffee Companies Prepare to Battle California Cancer Warning Labels

    3 monthes ago - By Eater

    A judge issued a tentative ruling in March that coffee must carry a warning A fleet of major coffee brands is gearing up for a long haul fight against California's coffee warnings. The companies say that the trace amounts of acrylamide - a cancer-causing chemical - found in coffee do not warrant a label, according to the Wall Street Journal .
    In late March, Los Angeles Superior Court judge Elihu Berle issued a tentative ruling that, if upheld, would require companies that make and sell coffee - like Starbucks and Peet's Coffee - to include warning labels on packaged products, or post...
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