Why plastic isn't always fantastic, and how to avoid nasty chemicals in packaging.
Plastics have been making our lives easier since the 1940s, but in recent years their hidden toxins have been making all the headlines. BPAs get all the press, but they aren't the only gnarly chemicals to look out for. We'll help you understand why plastic is a problem, and how to avoid the sneaky nasties in your packaging.
The food safety team
A pile of empty takeaway containers and drink bottles in the CHOICE office doesn't mean our experts have been up late partying. They're more likely to be working hard researching the hidden dangers in plastic packaging. From BPAs to phthalates and dioxins, they put the heat on the toxins you need to watch out for.
Nutrition, Diet and fitness, Feeding children, Food warnings and safety, Groceries, Packaging labelling and advertising
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