Do you drink Diet Coke? or other diet drinks? Do you consume Equal, Nutrasweet or Spoonful or chew gum even? They are all sweetened with Aspartame. Have you heard of it? If you’re eating or drinking it then you probably haven’t.
Sadly today harmful chemicals in food are common and this cake was no exception. The ingredients used to make this cake are more like science experiment than food, but unless you read the label you don't know what you're eating!
Apparently the Australian minister for agriculture at the time, Tony Burke, banned irradiated cat food after 30 cats died and another 60 became ill with neurological disorders after being fed irradiated cat food imported from Canada.