We’re all guilty of refilling plastic water bottles—but the consequences may be potentially harmful for your health.

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Plastic water bottle

Most of us don’t think twice about refilling our plastic water bottle. After all, it’s all in the name of personal hydration—plus, it’s eco-friendly. And there’s absolutely nothing harmful about a simple bottle of water, right?

Wrong. You can thank Bisphenol A (commonly known as BPA), a chemical used to manufacture polycarbonate plastics, for your water woes since this harmful chemical can leach into the plastic water bottle.

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