BPA & Phthalates: The Reason Why Plastic is Dangerous for Children

BPA-free is often the selling point for baby products, but there’s rarely an explanation about what BPA  is and why BPA plastics should be avoided. Essentially BPA and phthalates – a related class of chemicals – are plasticizers that can be found in food packaging, steel can liners, drug coatings, and cosmetics. They are commonly used to make plastic … Continue reading BPA & Phthalates: The Reason Why Plastic is Dangerous for Children