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Clean Out Your Pots, Pans, White Plains, Some Could Pose A Health Risk

Is your cookware safe?
Is your cookware safe? Photo Credit: Cindy Capitani/123RF Stock

New concerns are being raised over the chemical used in non-stick cookware and the chemicals presence in water supplies, according to Business Insider.

Leaders of a nonprofit environmental research organization said to the Environmental Protection Agency in a letter that contamination from PFOA (perfluorooctanoate) is a national health crisis, according to Business Insider.

New York is among four states where the issue is receiving a lot of attention, according to Business Insider.

The chemical is known to cause cancer and DuPont and 3M have voluntarily stopped using it, according to Business Insider.

Click here to read the story on Business Insider.

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