Spurious Foodstuffs — Spo-Reflections

I am listening to a lecture on the history of margarine. Upon its creation the butter-makers took umbrage and lobbied for laws to suppress the manufacturing of his new spread as a ‘spurious foodstuff’. They did this out of self-interest of course, rather than out of health concerns, but it struck me as the first […]

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