According to experts, absolutely do not use foam boxes to store food, especially hot food. Dr. Tran Thi Ngoc Lan, Ph.D., from Ho Chi Minh City University of Natural Sciences, said: “The plastic that makes the foam box is the plastic from expanded poly siren, which is leftover in the process of processing, Even if it is in small amounts, the active ingredient is siren.When hot, greasy or acidic foods are placed in a foam container, they will leak out of the food, and Siren itself is a poison that can cause cancer. and neurological diseases such as memory loss, distraction, hearing loss, vision “.
For a long time, some countries in Europe, Thailand, Myanmar, many states and cities in the US have banned and strictly restricted the use of foam boxes in food containers. According to the source: https://vtv.vn/suc-khoe/canh-bao-nguy-co-ung-thu-tu-hop-xop-dung-thuc-pham-nong-20160906155801191.htm