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Greek Yogurt Produces Toxic Waste

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Greek yogurt, everybody‚Äôs favorite tasty, healthy snack, has an ugly side to it. Each year, the manufacturers of the confection are left with millions of gallons of acidic, toxic waste. You see, the process in which Greek yogurt is created differs from that of traditional yogurt. The Greek variety yields acid whey, a toxin that kills marine life during its decompository process. No known technique for doing away with the waste has been standardized, leaving the millions of pounds of waste sitting around. A few suggestions are feeding it to livestock, turning it into infant formula, generating electricity, and more…. read more