27 May '12, 9pm

be safe; avoid water from #1 plastic bottles. instead, opt for @kleankanteen, @Lifefactory. better for you & the earth!

Have you ever stopped and thought about the amount of times you are exposed to plastics in a typical day? For most of us, the “morning ritual” may consist of showering with our favorite shampoo, using antiperspirant, checking our daily email while sipping on a cup of hot coffee (or our favorite energy drink), and packing our lunch in the most convenient plastic containers. Before we have been awake but one hour, we have unconsciously exposed ourselves to hundreds of plastics. But we rarely ask ourselves the question, will these common plastics have any adverse effects on our health or the health of our children? The outlook, while still somewhat cloudy, is nonetheless gravely dim. Toxic chemicals used in the manufacture of plastics, such as bisphenol A (BPA), which are present in our everyday lives and activities, are shown to have detrimental effects on natural human deve...

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