Archive for April, 2005

Research suggests cancer link to plastic packaging

Published: 22 April 2005
Category: Packaging CONCERNS, Reproductive/Hormonal Changes

4/22/2005 - Compounds found in plastic products used to wrap or contain food and beverages have aroused concerns as possible cancer-causing agents because they can sometimes leach out of the plastic and migrate into the food, researchers are claiming.

The likelihood of this happening is said to be increased after heating or when the plastic is […]