YOUR BOTTLED DRINKING WATER
IS NOT SAFE
People in the country, more so in towns and cities, have shifted to drinking water in plastic bottles they purchase from the market. But stop here. Beware! It is not safe as you think. The scientists have discovered presence of harmful chemicals in bottled water. Further, the situation is worsened because of the quality of plastic used in the bottles.
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You will further be astonished to go through the report: "Plastic Bottles Release Potentially Harmful Chemicals (Bisphenol A) After Contact With Hot Liquids", according to a report published in SCIENCE DAILY
Date: February 4, 2008
Source: University of Cincinnati
When it comes to Bisphenol A exposure from polycarbonate plastic bottles, it's not whether the container is new or old but the liquid's temperature that has the most impact on how much BPA is released, according to new research. BPA is one of many man-made chemicals classified as endocrine disruptors, which alter the function of the endocrine system by mimicking the role of the body's natural hormones.