Category : health , 2 years ago
Plastic 1 : Polyethylene Terephthalate (PET): It is used to hold soft drinks, water, juice, sports drinks, beer, mouthwash, ketchup and salad dressing. They are also used as containers for peanut butter, jelly, jam and pickles.
Plastic 2: Polyvinyl Chloride (PVC): It is commonly used in the production of blister packs and clamshells (e.g. storing pills). It is used to make bags for bedding, shrink wrap, deli and meat wrap, and tamper resistant lids.
Plastic 3: Polypropylene (PP): It is used to make containers for yogurt, margarine, takeout meals, and deli foods. They are also found in medicine bottles, bottle caps and closures, and bottles for ketchup and syrup.
Plastic 4: High Density Polyethylene (HDPE): This plastic is used to hold bottle milk, water, juice, cosmetics, shampoo, dish and laundry detergents and, household cleaners. Bags for groceries and cereal box liners are also made out of the stuff.
The American Doctors Association has given out answers for the causes of cancer
1. Do not take tea in plastic cups.
2. Do not eat anything hot in a plastic bag e.g.., Chips, Corns
3. Do not heat foodstuffs in a microwave using a plastic material
4. Avoid plastic bottle water in a car. It is very dangerous.
When plastic gets into contact with heat, it produces chemical which may cause 52 types of cancer.
Therefore, please share this information with your friends. Inform your loved ones so as to be free from such effects.