Are the stickers on the fruits and vegetables edible?

The stickers which are stamped on fruits and vegetables are familiar to us. We see them every time we go to for shopping.

It serves the purpose of distinguishing the brands and providing information about the food product.

But are they edible?

According to FDA (Food and Drug Administration) these stickers are actually edible. However, the FDA recommends washing the food before consumption and also recommends removing the stickers if possible before eating.

So, if you accidentally swallowed one of those stickers, it’s not a big problem after all.

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