Are Dangerous Chemicals Lurking in Your Favorite Store-Bought or Homemade Meal? It’s Definitely Possible

Bel Marra Health | June 07, 2019

What to eat and what not to eat can seem like an all-consuming struggle. But should you also be looking at where your food is coming from? I’m not talking about its origin, either. I mean literally: the packaging that wraps your favorite dinners and drinks. Even healthy fruits and vegetables aren’t always safe.
You may not think about it, but the packaging that your favorite meals are delivered in, the containers where you keep your leftovers, and the vessels you sip from may contain harmful chemicals that are dangerous for your body. Many of them are classified as endocrine disrupters and might boost the risk of metabolic disorder, obesity, depression, cardiovascular disease, and cancer.

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Globally Harmonized System of classification and labeling of chemicals It is a system for standardizing how chemicals are labeled and classified across the globe. GHS is a set of recommendations. Countries can decide which parts of GHS to comply with. The GHS is a standard used for how chemicals are labeled and classified across the globe. The main purpose is to simplify and increase international trade all while communicating hazardous materials in a safe manner.

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Globally Harmonized System of classification and labeling of chemicals It is a system for standardizing how chemicals are labeled and classified across the globe. GHS is a set of recommendations. Countries can decide which parts of GHS to comply with. The GHS is a standard used for how chemicals are labeled and classified across the globe. The main purpose is to simplify and increase international trade all while communicating hazardous materials in a safe manner.

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