drinking water from plastic bottles is more a habit than necessity. Did you know that often by drinking water from a plastic bottle that does a disservice? It is the chemical composition of the plastic. The bottom of each bottle has a triangle with a number in between. This number tells us how dangerous it is plastic.
PET or PETE -. These marks on the bottles tells us that those bottles are for single use, as they emit heavy metals and chemicals that affect the hormone balance
PS -. Emits carcinogens, and is commonly used for the manufacture of coffee cups and fast food packaging
PVC or 3V -. Bottles with these two brands releases toxic chemicals that affect the body’s hormones
PC or plastic unmarked is the worst plastic in food production returns the secreted chemical. These bottles are often used for bottles and food storage containers sports.
LDPE -. These plastics can not be used for the manufacture of bottles or plastic bags, but not emit chemicals in water
HDP or HDPE is plastic emitting chemicals. Bottled water in bottles with these brands is clearer and more recommended.
PP -. Another “good” plastic with white or transparent color, which is used for packaging syrups or yogurt cups