From the January 1980 magazine.

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Is Beer Harmless?

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WASHINGTON, D.C.--Beer-drinking Americans are being exposed to significant amounts of a cancer-causing agent, and the government should order brewers to clean up their products, a public-interest group said today.

Consumers have already been warned about exposure to the agent, nitrosamines, in bacon and other meat products. But the Center for Science in the Public Interest estimated that Americans...

-- UPI