Phthalates - what are they?
We can't see them, we can't smell them and we can't taste them - but phthalates are everywhere and are a considerable risk to our health. A report by Massey University showed that all the people who took part in the study had high levels of phthalates in their bodies. The levels in children were even higher than in those measured in adults. What are phthalates? Phthalates are a group of chemicals used to make plastic more flexible. They have made their way into pretty much ev