Reuse, Renew, Recycle is a pattern and theory we have pounded into our heads and just as many people get into this practice to save the earth we discover it could be harmful to our health. Many people reuse or refill their water bottles again and again, but are they dangerous plastic bottles. In fact we thought it was ok to do this a few times as long as the bottles are properly cleaned. New studies have come out showing that those infamous bottles used by hikers and hippies alike may be a danger to one’s health […]
When the news was announced that plastic bottles contained a chemical that could cause horrid health related conditions in the most naïve population sector, the young and old, the world instantly turned their backs on the plastic bottle. The current business situation of the bottled water industry was instantly placed under a microscope and that water industry was soon the talk of every debate in the health care world.
The BPA Issue
The beginning debates all centered on BPA. BPA is a chemical used in the production of plastic water bottles that was found to leach in to the […]
When it comes to feeding your baby, then breastfeeding has always been on the top of controversy in comparison with bottle-feeding. However, if you are willing to start bottles to feed your baby, then it is necessary to consult with your physician about the pros and cons of bottle-feeding. There was a time when breastfeeding seemed to be the only way to feed the babies, but gradually glass and plastic milk bottles brought a revolution in the feeding world. Today it is hard to find a single home that does not use plastic milk bottles. You are able […]
The information is unclear about bottled water containers, how safe are they really? Recent information has provided us that they may not be as safe as we once thought. Test has proven that a certain amount of chemicals from plastic is leached into the water from the water bottles. There have also been studies that show the water that comes from the tap is just as safe if not safer to drink than bottled water. In looking at bottled water containers, how safe it really is here is some information that will allow you to make that decision for yourself […]