Most of us know that bottled water is better than tap water. But many of us buy bottled water without any idea what kind of plastic is used to make them.
There are risks of buying different kinds of plastic water bottles. So, the next time you consume bottled water, make sure you check what kind of plastic is the bottle made of.
Every bottle does actually indicate what it is made of and with a little know-how, you can learn what to look out for so that you can avoid certain chemicals.
What do the numbers and letters on plastic bottles and containers mean?
- PET OR PETE
- HDP OR HDPE
- PVC OR 3V
- PC OR NON-LABELED PLASTIC
Source: Health and Wellness 365