Is Microwaving Plastic Food Containers Safe? Experts Say NoLindsey Malone, dietitian and manager of nutrition, at the Ohio hospital says the materials in plastic containers can contaminate other objects when heated.
Potential Choking Hazard Prompts CESAR Dog Food RecallMars Petcare has recalled a limited number of Cesar Classics Filet Mignon Flavor wet dog food products due to a potential choking risk from small pieces of plastic.
Tyson Recalls 65 Tons Of Chicken NuggetsHungry Tyson’s Chicken customers may have bitten off more than they could chew this summer since nearly 133,000 pounds of fully cooked chicken nuggets may have contained hard plastic.
SpaghettiO's Recalled Due To Choking HazardThe Campbell Soup Company has issued a recall of 14.2 ounce cans of SpaghettiOs due to a potential choking hazard posed by pieces of red plastic found in a small number of cans.
NASA Spacecraft Detects Plastic Ingredient On Saturn MoonNASA found an ingredient of plastic — the first time the chemical has been detected on another world.
Dallas City Leaders Hear From Plastic Bag Ban OpponentsOne city councilman in Dallas wants to ban plastic bags. In response, a group of local retailers are gathering today to let the city council and mayor know that residents don’t want such a move.
Look Inside A Recycling Center In McKinneyDo you recycle at home or at work? Have you ever wondered where all of that stuff goes when it leaves the recycling bin? Take a look inside a McKinney recycling center.
Doctors & Parents Concerned About Chemical In Food PackagingStudies have shown that BPA can seep into foods through the container, leading to growing concern over the effects of BPA exposure.
Coffee Machine Maker In Hot Water Over Plastic CupsSingle-serving coffee makers are a hot trend, but each serving is brewed in a disposable plastic cup, and that is upsetting to environmentalists.
The Dos and Don’ts Of Recycling In Fort WorthFor the City of Fort Worth it's million-dollar problem. The city is working very hard to let people know what you can and cannot recycle.
Chicken Nuggets Being Recalled