Investigates claims that reusing plastic water bottles is dangerous
Reusing Plastic Water Bottles Drinking from a plastic water bottle is an easy way to get the water your body needs.
Reusing a plastic water bottle is even more convenient. But is using a plastic water bottle in this way safe?
This article investigates claims that reusing plastic water bottles is dangerous.
There are a few alleged problems with the practice, each of which will be dealt with in order.
First is the idea that over time bacteria (and possibly fungus) will proliferate to a dangerous degree in a plastic water bottle.
It is true that each drink out of a water bottle will inevitably transfer some bacteria to the bottle.
Also, that bacteria can flourish inside of water bottles — but does this pose a serious risk?