- Category: Economic
- Published Thursday, February 25, 2016
- CTV News
Lipton is debunking claims made by a woman who said she found "living worms" inside Lipton's Lemon Green Tea bags.
In a video posted to their Facebook page on Tuesday, the company said the tiny, light-coloured particles in the tea bags are actually lemon flavour pieces.
"If you put these lemon flavour pieces in hot water they will dissolve," the company said.
Lipton Green Tea With Lemon
Lipton added that the tea is "of the highest quality standard and is absolutely safe to consume."
Ismat Raza of Pakistan posted the original worm video to Facebook, which later when viral.