Rumors about plastic’s detrimental impact on our health have circulated for decades. Though the FDA, CDC, and other official agencies issue periodic reassurances, other experts believe that this miracle of modern alchemy may be lacing our food with chemicals. But you don’t have to forgo all your wraps and containers just yet. By learning the ground rules for different types of plastic, you can strike a reasonable balance between convenience and caution.
Martha Stewart – Plastics Unwrapped