CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Aug 19, 1980
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(Studio) Covt. said unable to find basis of claim that sodium nitrites, used for meat preservation, cause cancer; details given.
REPORTER: Charles Kuralt
(DC) Paul Newberne's 1978 findings with regard to nitrites and cancer recalled; finding of pathologists with regard to Newberne's study outlined. [FDA (Food and Drug Administration) commissioner Dr. Jere GOYAN - comments.] Response by Newberne and consumer groups mentioned.
REPORTER: George Herman
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