Plastic cup main ingredients belong to carcinogens

Automobil plastic net news: everyone knows styrene is a kind of endocrine disruptors, may mimic estrogen, promote tumor growth.Especially used for packing of warm food, because hot food will lead to styrene leaching, the study found that styrene belongs to carcinogens.In fact, we often use in everyday life, the main chemical compositions of plastic cup is styrene, may lead to cancer.Styrene is a widely used in resin and plastic compound, but is best known for the polymer, polystyrene, it is widely used in plastic foam products.For decades, industry leaders insist that styrene based products, especially used in food packaging, is safe.Styrene is a kind of endocrine disruptors, may mimic estrogen, promote tumor growth.By medicine, chemistry and toxicology of 10 experts in the field of the research team, to evaluate the carcinogenic risk of styrene.Since 2000, has been actively committed to plastic and assessed the health hazards of styrene.Styrene is not only a possible carcinogen, she says, at the same time, plastic foam products will be polluted waterways and tourism scenery, because it’s not easy to be broken down.Other research teams have also been efforts from food packaging, plastic foam kicked out, especially used for packing of warm food, styrene as hot food will lead to leaching.Plastic cup main ingredients belong to carcinogen, so everyone in daily life, try not to use that kind of plastic cups, multi-purpose environmental protection paper cup or glass.Related: identify biodegradable plastic products visible mark plastic ban on the third day Biodegradable plastic bags sold to jilin to execute “plastic ban” the key is to have alternative citizen: should build system centralized recovery of a large number of the plastic bags into China waste plastics recycling plant caused serious pollution liability editor: Song Dane