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Cups of melamine for children release unwanted chemicals

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" What material should I choose for my child's cup and plate?"

At the Consumer Council Think Chemistry, we get many questions from worried parents who are in doubt about what types of childcare they should choose.

In recent years, we have published many articles that the popular bamboo plastic cups and plates are problematic because they are not allowed in the EU and therefore should not be on the market at all.

But what is the alternative? One of them is cups and plates of melamine without bamboo.

Therefore, the Consumer Council Think Chemistry has tested eight cups of melamine for children for whether they release the unwanted chemicals formaldehyde and melamine.

Continue reading on taenk-dk (automatically translated from Danish)


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