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What is plastic and how is it made?

Plastics are made from oil. Oil is a carbon-rich raw material, and plastics are large carbon-containing compounds.

Plastics are simply chains of like molecules, called polymers,  linked together. 456 more words

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The Best Bottles

One of the most important things you can do for your health is stay hydrated. As a rule of thumb, try to drink at least half of your body weight in ounces of water per day. 823 more words

Just How Dangerous is BPA?

Almost everyone by now has at least some familiarity with BPA in plastic, especially if you have kids. For those of you that are not familiar, here is the media narrative on BPA. 2,409 more words

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Truth About Plastic [Infographic]

Did you know EVERY piece of plastic ever made still exists today?! 10 more words

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Hats off to NBC News for the report on Consumers Prefer 'Honest Brands"!

In a recent report from NBC News’ Nicole Audrey, she states that “73% of consumers said that they would be willing to pay more for a product that offers complete transparency.”  That is why we make Premier Classic Products 100% plastic food containers.  19 more words

Kicking the Can

Right off the bat. let me just say that I absolutely HATE to be told what to eat, what not to eat, what’s “good” for me, what’s wrong with my diet etc.   805 more words

BPA could lead to population declines in turtles

People often throw plastics in aquatic environments such as rivers and streams making them reservoirs for BPA. This badly affects turtle habitats.
Researchers showed that BPA induce behavioral changes in turtles, reprogramming male turtle brains to show behavior common in females. 21 more words