- Q: Which plastic containers contain bisphenol A (BPA)? A: Those that say “#7 PC” in the recycling triangle.
- Q: Do Brita filters leach harmful chemicals? A: The short answer is no.
- Q: Is it safe to heat food in plastic? A: Better to use glass or ceramic in microwave or heat on the stove.
- Q: Is it safe to use a #3 plastic to store water in the fridge? A: No! #3 means it’s made with polyvinyl chloride (PVC).
For more on these and more Q&A about Everyday Sustainable plastics, read on here.