Can BPA leach out when it is not heated?

    Published: 06-16-2009
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    Michael Schade, PVC Campaign Coordinator with the Center for Health, Environment and Justice discusses how BPA can leak out of plastic even when it is not heated.

    Host: Can BPA leak out when it is not heated?

    Michael Schade: Bisphenol A can also leach out of water bottles and baby bottles even when they are not heated, so we do not recommend using Polycarbonate Plastic at all, the number 7 plastic for food or beverage containers because there is still a chance that this chemical can leach out even when it's not heated. To watch the other segments in this video series or for How to videos on almost any other topic, visit monkeysee.