El Monterey Breakfast Burritos RecalledRuiz Food Products is recalling approximately 50,706 pounds of frozen breakfast burritos that may be contaminated with pieces of plastic.
Plastic-Eating Enzyme Discovered, Could Help Fight PollutionScientists in Britain and the United States say they have engineered a plastic-eating enzyme that could help in the fight against pollution.
Plastic Particles Found In Bottled Water, Study FindsA study examining 11 brands of bottled water sold around the world has found that nearly every sample tested was contaminated by plastic particles.
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.
Frozen Pizza RecallNestle Pizza Company is recalling some pizzas, due to plastic pieces that could be in them.
Researchers Find Possible Link Between BPA & Childhood ObesityIs plastic fattening? There may be a link at least to BPA, short for bisphenol A, a chemical found in plastic bottles, metal can linings and on paper receipts.