Posts tagged foodpackaging
Chemicals in Takeout Containers

You might want to think twice before answering the monotonous question on your lunch break, “For here or to-go?” The disposable bowls at fast-casual eateries contain harmful ‘forever chemicals’ that never biodegrade, polluting our environment and crippling our health.

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PFAS in the Food Industry

PFAS are a family of chemicals used in a wide range of industries that are found in consumer products, food, and water. What is the research behind the health effects of PFAS and what is the FDA doing to address them?

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Migrating Chemicals Through Food Packaging

There are four enemies of food packaging: light, oxygen, time, and heat. When packaged foods are met with any of these elements, it can produce the opportunity for not only spoilage, but toxic compounds being released from the packaging itself, and migrating into the food! Read more about what chemicals can seep into food through food packaging

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