Ingredient Lists for 'Natural' Foods Can Look Scary

Processed foods can be scary. There is little that can put people off as quickly as a long list of unfamiliar ingredients. Part of this though is due to people's ignorance of chemistry. If you break down the list of things that go into making up a blueberry, an egg or a banana you'll find a long list of, mostly, unfamiliar ingredients. Thanks to George Dvorsky at io9 for posting these. You can find much larger versions of each of these there.

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