Can plastic food-storage containers leach hormone-disrupting chemicals into your leftovers?
By the Editors of E - The Environmental Magazine
Posted 08.05.2008 at 9:02 am 5 Comments
Dear EarthTalk: I've read that plastic bottles are not always safe to reuse over and over as harmful chemicals can leach out into the contents. I'm wondering if the same issues plague Tupperware and other similar plastic food storage containers. -- Sylvie, Dawson City, Yukon, Canada
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