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Old 08-09-2012, 02:06 PM   #1
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Default Diacetyl causes cancer?

http://www.wcvb.com/health/Researche...j/-/index.html

Is this is same diacetyl that can be present in home brewed beer?

I meant to say causes Alzheimers (d'oh!).
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Old 08-09-2012, 02:45 PM   #2
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Yes it's the same, but I would say that they levels are far beyond what is in our beer. Our beer would be undrinkable if it had that much

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Old 08-09-2012, 02:50 PM   #3
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We have already been discussing it in this thread for over a week.... Never has a diacetyl rest been so important

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