Are plastic cups unhealthy?

Answer On One Hand: Studies Show Signs of BPA.Some plastic containers, such as those made of polycarbonate, have been found to leech a chemical known as "Bisphenol A" (BPA) when heated. One expert of the ... Read More »

Top Q&A For: Are plastic cups unhealthy

How do you get the burnt plastic smell out of dishes and cups that ran in the same cycle as a plastic spoon that melted in the dishwasher?

Answer You could try soaking them for a while in baking soda and warm water. Good luck!

What do plastic water bottles contain that is unhealthy?

Consumers can be assured the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) works diligently to keep unapproved materials out of plastic water bottles. Bottles sold in the US are made from an FDA approved... Read More »

Is it unhealthy to re-use plastic single serve water bottles?

It's not unhealthy unless you use it for too long. After'll see dots of mold. I'm not sure when it happens but just inspect the bottle and wash it out before each re-use.

How long should you keep plastic cups?

On One Hand: Think of the EnvironmentAccording to the owners of, a site that sells eco-friendly products, you should reuse plastic cups. That is because it can take up to 50 years for ... Read More »