If you're like most people, when you order your morning latte, you don't think about the plastic lid; however, research shows that you probably should. Plastic coffee lids made with #6 or #7 plastic are very likely to contain and release a harmful chemical called BPA.
You can find wrinkle-free shirts, pants, and linens with the alluring appeal of looking crisp right out of the dryer. However, like some good things, there is a catch. Anti-wrinkle fabrics can release formaldehyde, which is not good for you. It's smart to understand the risks for yourself, factory workers, and the environment.