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15 Modern Conveniences That Are Bad for Your Health


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Styrofoam
Styrofoam cups are a great insulator for hot liquids, but they could pose health risks.
Styrofoam cups are a great insulator for hot liquids, but they could pose health risks.
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Styrofoam would make a great cup for holding a warm beverage if it were not the chemicals in the Styrofoam. There is concern the components of Styrofoam may be carcinogens. One chemical, styrene, is found in nearly all human subjects who have been tested. A better option would be to use your own coffee mug.


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