Silicone is having a serious moment. Straws, utensils, food storage, personal care containers, and even pet bowls are jumping on the train. Unlike low quality plastics, it is widely reusable and doesn’t have nearly as much chemical volatility as plastic does.
But this rise in popularity has led to a lot of questions about its ingredients, safety, and sustainability. We’ve got the deets and are here with a primer on all things silicone.