The Plastic Chemicals Hiding in Your Baby’s Food with Consumer Reports' James E. Rogers, PhD

  • What plasticizers are and why they are disruptive to the human body’s endocrine system
  • How plasticizers get into our food supply…and it’s not just from food storage containers
  • Which baby foods tested highest for plastic chemicals and how to avoid them moving forward


Episode Description

Even if you make your baby’s food, there’s still a risk of plastic chemicals making their way in there too. Dr. James Rogers from Consumer Reports recently tested a bunch of baby foods and formulas for plastic chemicals and the results will surprise you…even if you eat organic.


About the Guest

  • James E. Rogers, PhD is the Director of Product Safety Testing and Research at Consumer Reports
  • His team recently tested common baby foods and formulas and found plastic chemicals that harm health

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