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The Ultimate Buttered Microwave Popcorn Taste Test

The Daily Meal | Posted 02.02.2014 | Taste
The Daily Meal

There are very few requirements for a movie night: take-out, comfy pants and a tub of gratuitous popcorn.

Now You Can Savor The Smell Of Popcorn Through Your Phone

The Huffington Post | Emily Thomas | Posted 12.16.2013 | Technology

Ever wished you could have the buttery scent of freshly popped popcorn at the click of a button? With what's being called the first-ever popcorn-scent...

Everything You Need To Know About Popcorn But Were Afraid To Find Out

Posted 01.23.2014 | Healthy Living

By Sally Tamarkin Popcorn might be the world's most versatile snack. It can be dressed up with cheese, caramel, butter, salt or more exotic flavo...

Not-So-Safe Foods You Should Avoid

Dr. Joseph Mercola | Posted 09.25.2013 | Healthy Living
Dr. Joseph Mercola

Some foods have been promoted as "healthy" when they're exactly the opposite. Clean Plates founder Jared Koch shared nine examples. Here's an expansion on his observations.

The Simplicity of Stovetop Popcorn

Jeffrey de Picciotto | Posted 06.15.2013 | Taste
Jeffrey de Picciotto

Once you try popping corn on the stovetop, you'll never go back to the microwave.

Where Did $20 Million Go For Popcorn Lung Couple?

Posted 10.16.2012 | Money

Eight years after they won a $20 million "popcorn lung" lawsuit against the makers of a toxic butter flavoring used in microwave snacks, a Missouri co...

Denver Man With 'Popcorn Lung' Wins Millions In Case Against Food Companies

AP | Posted 09.20.2012 | Denver

DENVER -- A suburban Denver man who was diagnosed with "popcorn lung," possibly from inhaling the artificial butter smell of the microwave popcorn he ...

Man Wins $7.2 Million In 'Popcorn Lung' Lawsuit

Reuters | Robert Boczkiewicz | Posted 11.19.2012 | Denver

DENVER, Sept 19 (Reuters) - A U.S. federal court jury on Wednesday awarded a Colorado man $7.2 million in damages for developing a chronic condition...

Taste Test: The Best Buttered Microwave Popcorn

Kitchen Daily | Posted 08.31.2012 | Taste

In preparation for this week's taste test, we microwaved 19 different bags of popcorn in our office kitchen and learned something about microwave popc...

The Chemical Marketplace: Revisiting BPA and PFOA

Bill Chameides | Posted 05.02.2012 | Green
Bill Chameides

The thing that has made bisphenol A so controversial is the fact that it is used in plastic containers and plastic bottles and the linings of tin cans. But lo and behold there has been some good news on that front.

Stealth Organic Movie Popcorn

Maria Rodale | Posted 05.25.2011 | Food
Maria Rodale

It's movie season; all the best movies seem to come out this time of year. Wait, actually, every season is movie season. And I confess, I love butter...

The Chemical Marketplace: PFOA

Bill Chameides | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Bill Chameides

Microwave popcorn bags are often designed with a coating of fluorotelomers, which, when exposed to high temperatures, break down into PFOAs.

The Joy of Popcorn

Kurt Michael Friese | Posted 05.25.2011 | Food
Kurt Michael Friese

Is there anyone who doesn't love popcorn? The best popcorn is still made from scratch, over a stove or open flame, and never, ever in a microwave oven.

Companies Remove Lung-Ailment Causing Microwave Popcorn

AP | Josh Funk | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

The nation's four biggest makers of microwave popcorn said Monday they have removed a flavoring chemical that has been linked to a lung ailment in pop...

Microwave "Popcorn Lung" Sufferer Ate Two Bags A Night

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Wayne Watson loved microwave popcorn so much he would eat at least two bags each night, breathing in the steam from the just-opened package, until doc...