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Flame retardant chemicals found in butter

December 8, 2010 | 10:53 am

Does Paula Deen know about this?

Flame retardant chemicals that are known to be harmful to health have been found in a package of butter sampled in a Dallas grocery store. This is the first reported case of food contamination that is thought to have resulted from the chemicals used in the food packaging. Our Health section has more.

Photo: Flame retardants were found in a box of butter. Credit: Gary Porter / Milwaukee Journal Sentinel / MCT