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Hydroxymethylfurfural is not good for bees

Hydroxymethylfurfural is the main reason that high-fructose corn syrup is not good for bees. Also known as HMF, hydroxymethylfurfural is a chemical that forms when high-fructose corn syrup is heated. It is known to damage honey bees by causing ulceration of the gut. Lately it has become one of the suspects in the deaths of […] Read more