[Homeroast] Distilled H2O

Raybob Bowman raybob at tube-tone.com
Wed Jun 5 02:24:40 CDT 2013


On 6/4/2013 7:18 PM, homeroast-request at lists.sweetmariascoffee.com wrote:
> Subject: Re: [Homeroast] Distilled H2O
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> Sorry Raybob, that is totally not true.  I've tested bottled water at
> the lab I worked for and there were very extensive standards it had
> to meet.  It was a very expensive, lengthy set of tests, with very
> stringent sub-sampling and compositing requirements.
>
> And PCB's?  No way. No how.  Where in the world did you get that
> information?  PCB's are not leached from any current food safe
> bottles (which much be used).  Phthalate - sure, but not PCB's.
>
> John
I don't know the names of all the toxins that contaminate our foods but 
there are nasty toxic things in plastic bottles of every grade, that 
leach into foods and drinks.

http://www.npr.org/2011/03/02/134196209/study-most-plastics-leach-hormone-like-chemicals

This one speaks of BPAs:
http://www.scientificamerican.com/article.cfm?id=plastic-not-fantastic-with-bisphenol-a

http://www.livescience.com/5487-murky-truth-leaching-plastic-bottles.html




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