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by 0 · September 30, 2014 at 4:10 AM

Besides glass, are the PET #1 water bottles the safest? They are much better than the regular recycle #7 3 gallon water bottles? http://www.ezclearwater.com/coolers-and-crocks.php Made with Recycle #1 PET Plastic (the safe... (more)

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samc 0 · January 23, 2014 at 3:27 PM

From a taste perspective, water stored in many types of plastic containers can pick up off flavors. I've also had that issue with some of the cheap SS bottles. We've had the most success with Nalgene water bottles. I've used Better Bottle... (more)

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by 0 · about 2 hours ago

hi, ive heard that plastic water bottles highers estogen en are toxic. does anyone have an alternative for plastic bottles that i can carry with me to school and work.

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Janknitz 0 · January 02, 2014 at 10:34 PM

It seems that there's a split of opinion about whether plastics are really all that bad or not, but here's my take on it: They are finding traces of these plastics in our blood streams, our urine, our breast milk. Benign or not, it does NOT... (more)

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by 0 · about 2 hours ago

All the beef dripping I've seen sold here is in polypropylene containers.... (more)

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by 529 · about 2 hours ago

Hello. I receive raw milk every week and am trying to heal my teeth & overall health/gut health. The first week's milk was a wonderful success, but I drank the 1 gal. I received within 2.5 days. The raw milk is delivered (presumably fresh... (more)

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AxialGentleman 0 · July 22, 2013 at 10:44 PM

Are the plastic jugs HDPE ("type 2") plastic? That's the kind of plastic that normal supermarket milk jugs are made of. I have never seen any research, or even any unfounded scaremongering, suggesting that HDPE is capable of leaching harmful... (more)

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by 10497 · about 3 hours ago

Keith Norris makes a great point about sous-vide I have been wondering about for some time: In particular, check out the discussion associated with Episode 17, where I tossed-out the sous-vide/plastics leaching question that I initially brought... (more)

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Durandal 0 · March 05, 2010 at 5:10 PM

For the last time, polyethylene and polypropylene (LDPE, HDPE, *PE, PP) never contain plasticizers. These are the cheapest commodity polymers and any additive besides the monomer significantly increases the price of the final product, so... (more)