Buying Local and Organic? You’re Still Eating Plastic Chemicals

Buying Local and Organic? You’re Still Eating Plastic Chemicals

Bisphenol A (BPA) and phthalates are what’s known as “endocrine disruptors”—that is, at very small doses they interfere with our hormonal systems, giving rise to all manner of health trouble. In peer-reviewed research, BPA has been linked to asthma, anxiety, obesity, kidney and heart disease, and more. The rap sheet for phthalates, meanwhile, includes lower hormones in men, brain development problems, diabetes, asthma, obesity, and, possibly, breast cancer.

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Lester Wise says:

Surprised that major corporation still are not offering you the best quality food that you thought you were paying extra for?? Yeah, me neither.

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