Furan, a potential carcinogen, has been found most often in thermally processed foods.
What does PC stand for?
PC stands for Potential Carcinogen
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We have 356 other meanings of PC in our Acronym Attic
- Portlet Container
- Position Classification
- Positive Control
- Possible Change
- Post Card
- Post Cibum (Latin: After Meals)
- Post Coital
- Post Color
- Post Commander
- Postal Code
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If you are worried about potential carcinogens, simply scrape off the charred bits on your steak.
Some groups have called styrene a potential carcinogen.
The excessive burning of meat during barbecue can also produce some chemicals, which are dangerous for the health and contain potential carcinogens.
Still others are incinerated, which releases benzene, lead, butadiene, styrene and other potential carcinogens into the air we breathe.
The potential carcinogens and other chemicals present in chewing tobacco and other smokeless products are absorbed into the blood and travel throughout the body.