Are #BPA-free Plastics really safe? Most Plastic Products release Estrogenic Chemicals…
Scientists suspect thousands of chemicals may be estrogenically active
BPA is only part of the story. For their study, researchers tested more than 500 BPA-free consumer products for other estrogenically active chemicals and found that 92 % of the products readily leached the potentially hazardous compounds. Leaching was more common when products experienced ordinary stresses like dishwashing, microwaving and exposure to sunlight.
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by Mike Usey, LiveScience, 13 March 2011
Sources Most Plastic Products Release Estrogenic Chemicals:
A Potential Health Problem That Can Be Solved, NCBI 2011
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