When plastic bottles break: Plastic-bottle break-ins in China

China has seen a surge in plastic-bottled windows and plastic shower curtains, with many cases of damage reported across the country, as plastic bottles burst into glass, shatter and fall onto other surfaces.Plastic bottles are often used as door locks, […]

Which of these plastic items is the safest to put in your microwave?

Plastic containers, the most commonly used in the home, are generally safe to put into microwaves, but the type of plastic used in them has been linked to cancer.According to new research published in Environmental Health Perspectives, the plastic containers […]