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Here’s What You Need To Check The Next Time You Buy Bottled Water

Before buying bottled water it is important to check the information on the bottom of the bottle. The contend must be labeled by every brand.

So, the plastic bottles which are labeled with PP, HDPE, HDP, and several others, are safe as they don not release toxic substances in the water.

PETE or PET

Careful, a bottle with this label release chemicals and heavy metals that can disrupt the hormonal balance.

HDPE or HDP

This bottle doesn’t release any chemical substances so the water is safe to drink.

PVC or 3V

Avoid the bottles with this label since it stops the hormone balance in your body.

LDPE

It is included in the content of plastic bags. It doesn’t have toxins in its content but shouldn’t be used for bottles.

PP

This is a plastic with semi-transparent or white color used for yogurt cups and syrup packing.

PS

Warning, this plastic releases carcinogen substances.

Non-Labelled Plastic or PC

This is the most dangerous plastic that is used in food products because it releases BPA chemicals. Usually, can be found in the content of food containers and sports water bottles.

Remember this labels and look twice at the bottom before you decide to buy it!

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