Alli (neugotik) wrote,
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good plastic, bad plastic

from http://www.care2.com 's new campaign for making home's cleaner from the inside-out: called bluebutterfly.org

The use of plastics in food storage and cooking can carry health risks. Plastics have been linked to endocrine disruption in babies, cancers, birth defects, and poor brain/nervous system development.

Some petroleum-based plastics leach harmful chemical into foods and drinks, especially when plastic comes in contact with oily or fatty foods and during heating and microwaving, comes in contact with harsh cleaners, and when is exposed to excessive moisture.


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