Are plastic bottles safe to drink from?

Answer On One Hand: Possible RisksStudies summarized in a 2008 monograph by the National Institutes of Health 2008 report from the National Toxicology Program's Center for the Evaluation of Risks to Human... Read More »

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Is it safe to reuse plastic drink bottles?

The consensus on re-using water bottles is that they are safe for re-use as long as they are cleaned properly. Water bottles marked #7, however, may contain BPA, which has been shown as a chemical ... Read More »

Are PET plastic bottles safe?

On One Hand: PET Bottles Are FDA ApprovedPET (polyethylene terephthalate) bottles are strong, lightweight and impact-resistant and are widely used as soft-drink bottles. The FDA (Food and Drug Admi... Read More »

How to Recycle Plastic Drink Bottles in Tennessee?

The slow decomposition of plastic drink bottles makes them commonly recycled items. In Tennessee, the state regulates many of the laws regarding recycling, while the cities decide on specific sorti... Read More »

Is it better to drink water from glass bottles rather than plastic?

If you leave your water bottles in a hot car a lot it is better to use glass instead of plastic. Otherwise, you can use BPA free plastic bottles with no worries.