Microwave Popcorn http://wcbe.org en Consumer Wins Lawsuit Against Kroger http://wcbe.org/post/consumer-wins-lawsuit-against-kroger <P><SPAN lang=EN>A Colorado man sickened by inhaling the artificial butter smell of the </SPAN><SPAN lang=EN>microwave popcorn he regularly ate has won a 7.2 million dollar verdict </SPAN><SPAN lang=EN>against Cincinnati-based Kroger and various food companies. Wayne Watson sued </SPAN><SPAN lang=EN>after he developed respiratory problems in 2007. He says the companies failed </SPAN><SPAN lang=EN>to warn consumers inhaling the smell could put them at risk of lung injury.<SPAN style="DISPLAY: none">&nbsp;</SPAN></SPAN></P> Thu, 20 Sep 2012 13:29:58 +0000 Jim Letizia & Associated Press 22992 at http://wcbe.org