Magnesium Carbonate

  • 'Gutka contains carcinogen magnesium carbonate' April 20, 2012

    Mumbai: Gutka packets on average contain seven per cent magnesium carbonate, which is a chemical used in fire extinguishers, according to The Food And Drug Administration. The news is alarming as 206 million Indians use some form of smokeless tobacco. The World Health Organisation estimates that 26 per cent of adults...