BPA concerns fuel glass packaging growth - analyst | FoodieDoc says: | Scoop.it

Bisphenol-A (BPA) safety fears will see the global glass food and beverage packaging segment challenge the ever-expanding plastic packaging industry, an industry report has claimed.

 

The concern with plastic is that compounds may  migrate to the food when heated or when these stand on the shelf.  Glass does not react with food nor does it have compounds that migrate to it.  FoodieDoc, Anna Resurreccion, Ph.D. 

   

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