How Safe Is Plastic Kitchenware? Learn All About It Here!

Your plastic kitchenware might be more affordable than your neighbour's stainless steel kitchen tools, but it might also be making you sick.


Most people use plastic kitchenware to cook because it’s inexpensive and works well. You can buy these pretty much anywhere where cooking supplies are sold. Heat and microwave-proof, how safe are these plastic cooking utensils? Discover if you should keep or throw away your plastic kitchenware.

1What is plastic?


Made from many organic polymers, plastic is a synthetic material used for pretty much anything. Types of plastic include PVC, nylon, BPA, polyethylene, etc. Plastic can be moulded in any shape or form, which is why so many household items are made out of this material.