The trend nowadays is to buy more organic stuff in the hopes that it will be untainted with chemicals and fertilisers. However, products labelled organic might have chemicals in them and we have no way of knowing. It’s no secret that food is being manipulated in order to rake in more moolah. Even five star swanky restaurants resort to underhand activities which would make us cringe if we knew about it. Your chicken stroganoff might look appetising on a gleaming plate, but if you knew that the chicken carcass was pumped with water, you won’t be touching chicken again for a while.
Here are some ways in which we are scammed almost daily by restaurants and food retailers: