• Detox,  Nutrition,  Weight Loss

    The Dangers of BPA Free Plastics

    The Dangers of BPA Free Plastics By now we are all aware of the damaging effects of BPA. BPA is an industrial chemical that has been used to harden plastics since the 1960’s. BPA has now been removed from the manufacturing of most plastics, but still can be found in products like epoxy that line cans and cashier receipts. BPA is a xenoestrogen and as such has endocrine disrupting properties. It has also shown concerning negative effects on the development…

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    Say “No” to Receipts

      Say No to Receipts While BPA has been removed from many plastics, it still exists is in cashier receipts.  The EPA has determined that the amount of BPA in the receipts is far below toxic limit, and there is no other product that currently appears safer. Therefore, receipts continue to be manufactured containing this toxic substance. The reality is, studies have shown that 90min after handling receipts, BPA will still show up in the urine and serum (1) Things…