It’s lunchtime, and also you’ve been excited to eat final night time’s homemade curry since…effectively, because you ate it final night time for dinner. Your glass storage containers had been all getting used, so that you needed to attain for a plastic container that you just haven’t phased out but in your (sluggish however regular) shift to eco-friendly kitchen merchandise.
You solely have half-hour earlier than your subsequent assembly, so that you head to the workplace kitchen to warmth up your curry. Proper as you’re about to throw it within the microwave, you rapidly look to verify the container is microwave secure. And you then hesitate, since you aren’t positive you really know what “microwave secure” means. Or much more of a head scratcher, how about “microwave secure, patent pending.”
You’ve learn in regards to the some ways plastics can damage not simply the atmosphere, however your well being as effectively. So how “secure” is microwaveable plastic, in any case?