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Report by German TV about Plastic in Body Care Products, Milk, Honey and Water

Plastic Particles are addes to "peeling" products or toothpaste. POLYETHYLENE, is cheap, so industries likes it a lot.

By using these products those particles go straight into our water systems and will come back like in a never ending story.

Purification plants are supposed to filter micro plastic, but then the effluent sludge is used on fields to grow our food.

So what actually happens is that we are constantly adding more micro plastic particles to our system, getting deeper into our bodies and everywhere.

"The Great Pacific Garbage Patch, also described as the Pacific Trash Vortex, is a gyre of marine debris in the central North Pacific Ocean located roughly between 135°W to 155°W and 35°N and 42°N.[1] The patch extends over an indeterminate area, with estimates ranging very widely depending on the degree of plastic concentration used to define the affected area."

[read more on wikipedia] [howstuffworks][5gyres.org]

Plastic industry people seem to be the worst on earth ..

let's try to lower the plastic usage

  • no plastic bottles, buy glass
  • bring your own fabric shopping bag
  • do not use plastic plates or cups
  • look at the ingredients on cosmetic products and watch out for POLYETHYLENE and friends
  • prefer products made of wood or other natural material, whenever possible (brushes, furniture, bags, packing material,.. )

Plastic is known to harm the human body, science needs to do more research but evidence is already there about the influence

“Gender bending chemical in food tins may cut male fertility,” according to the Daily Mail. The article is based on research examining levels of bisphenol A (BPA), a chemical found in commercial plastic packaging (including many food and drink products) in the urine of 190 men recruited from an infertility clinic. [.. read the whole article on nhs.uk - "BPA plastic and fertility studied"]"

 

Plastics In Common Household Items May Cause Fertility Defects

Feb. 15, 2007 — The contaminant bisphenol-A (BPA)--widely used to make many plastics found in food storage containers and dental products--can have long-term effects in female development, according to a recent study by Yale School of Medicine researchers. [view full article on sciencedaily.com]

Plastic particles also found in Honey, Milk and Water ..

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