There has been much debate over whether plastic and plastic food containers pose a danger to your health. The reason? BPA. BPA – or Bisphenol A – is a chemical used in the production of some plastics and resins, as well as the lining of some food cans, and trace amounts can leach into your food and beverages from these containers.
The FDA says scientific evidence has not definitively determined low levels of BPA in plastic and can lining is unsafe.
The FDA's findings showed:
Make informed decisions: