Dr Oz: Supermarket Secrets
Have you ever thought about the cleanliness of your supermarket? Dr Oz invited food investigator Peter DeLucia back to the show with the Cringeworthy Truth About Supermarkets. Watch out for beef atmospheric packaging, citrus bacteria, and the cold line for eggs.
Dr Oz: Beef Atmospheric Packaging
Dr Oz said that the beef in your supermarket is older than it looks. Peter DeLucia explained that there is a legal practice called atmospheric packaging that could be misleading consumers. This involves injecting carbon monoxide into the package, changing the color of the meat to keep it looking red and fresh longer.