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Olestra / Bad News #366523

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Oct 22, 1996
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced. [Note: satellite interruption.]

(Columbus, Ohio: Frank Currier) The controversy over the fat substitute Olestra featured; details given of the report by the Center for Science in the Public Interest that states Olestra is bad for consumers. [Consumer advocate Michael JACOBSON - tells of the disinformation campaign by Procter and Gamble.] [P&G Greg ALLGOOD - defends their product.] [Consumers Alicia RELLAS, LouAnn MILLER - offer differing opinions on the side effects from the Olestra chips.]

Reporter(s):
Currier, Frank;
Rather, Dan
Duration:
00:02:20

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