“Food adulteration in India starts from the field itself where fertilizers and pesticides are overused.
But pesticide residues are not the only problem. Many products used in everyday cooking like Colouring agents in spices are also posing problems. Adding certain natural and chemical dyes to attract consumers.
Mixing of clay, pebbles, stones, sand, and marble chips, to the grains, pulses and other crops.
What are the side effects of ADULTERATION?
In a recent report, the Public Health Foundation of India attributed 80% of all premature deaths to contaminated food.
|Food Products||Adulterant||Harmful Effects|
|Ghee||Mashed potatoes, Vanaspati and starch powder.||Gastro-intestinal disturbances and other stomach disorders.|
|Grains||Dust, Pebbles, Stones, Straw, weed seeds, damaged grain, etc.||Liver disorders, Toxicity in the body, etc.|
|Pulses||Dyes, chemical and Lead Chromate.||Stomach disorders.|
|Tea||Artificial colouring agents.||Liver disorders.|
|Sugar||Chalk powder, Washing soda, Urea, etc.||Stomach disorders and kidney failure.|
|Pepper||Dried papaya seeds and blackberries.||Severe allergic reactions including stomach and skin irritations.|
|Mustard seeds||Argemone seeds.||Abdominal contractions, sluggishness and increased excretion.|
|Edible Oils||Mineral oil, Karanja oil, castor oil and artificial colours.||Gallbladder cancer, allergies, paralysis, cardiac arrest, and increased LDL cholesterol.|
|Turmeric Powder||Pesticide residues, sawdust, chalk dust, industrial dyes, yellow dye arsenic, lead metal etc.||Cancer and Stomach disorders.|
|Chilli and Coriander powder||Redbrick powder, Rhodamine B dye, Red lead, dung powder, soluble salts, water-soluble synthetic colours and other common salts.||Metal toxicity, Cancer, lead poisoning, tumour, variations in blood pressure and other stomach related disorders.|
|Cumin seeds||Coloured grass seeds, sawdust and charcoal dust||Stomach disorders.|
|Honey||Molasses, dextrose, sugar and corn syrups||Stomach disorders|
Why to buy HERMS ORGANIC AND NATURAL?
We always favour the things that are best for us. Whether it is what we wear or what we eat, everything matters when aiming for an impressive and healthy lifestyle. Everyone is going organic not because it is trending but because it has enormous benefits attached to it. From Organic foods to beauty, the products are selling like hotcakes. As consumers are moving away from chemical-based items, it is HERMS organic that is offering them a way to achieve a disease-free lifestyle.
High nutritional value is a factor that has attracted many people towards choosing HERMS organic foods over other variants. Health always comes first and for a healthy body, you should really know what you are eating.
As the organic market grows, the number of brands will also increase. Many brands might just want to earn profits in the name of organic and might not offer the best to the consumers. It is for the consumers to be really aware and have basic knowledge, if not more, to be able to differentiate between the real and fake.
HERMS ORGANIC PRODUCTS ARE:-
- NO Chemicals
- NO Pesticides
- NO GMO (Genetically modified organisms)
- NO hormones, antibiotics and drugs in COWS (we have A2 GIR cow in our farm. This is one of the best breed of cows for milk and ghee).
- NO adulteration
- Benefit from more nutrients ·
We are so confident in our products because we are not the traders… We are the Manufacturers.