You must be having a different pattern of sandals with you. The shiny one which is just perfect for parties, the glittery one which looks good with ethnic wears and the formal shoes for your office outfit. There are new types of plastic sandals which you might have in your shoe rack.
These plastic sandals are a new trend in the market. They are light weight and come with various designs as well as colors to suit your outfit. You might be having one of the plastic sandal collections in your wardrobe.
However, these sandals can be hazardous for your health.
A few scientists from Germany made a research in which was proved that these sandals contain a mixture of compounds that are carcinogenic and are the main reason for expressing some types of cancer.
In this research were tested 10 pairs of the best brands of clogs made of plastic. And later were tested in a laboratory. After the analysis was made the results were shocking. The clogs contained approximately 60% aromatic polycyclic hydrocarbons (PAH’s).
PAH’s is not well-known name along people, so you may not know about it. However, you should know that PAH’s are a carcinogenic substance which can lead to cell mutation if it gets absorb in our body. These substances are especially toxic and carcinogenic when entering into the body by inhaling it or penetrating through the skin pores.
According to the research the black clogs contained the highest amount of carcinogenic compounds. Approximately 70% of these black clogs consist of solvents and heavy metals which are harmful to our health.
So, make sure to avoid wearing them or wear socks when you put on these sandals.
The bottom line is that your sandal collection can be responsible for the emergence of cancer. So, just throw out the plastic sandals today. Do not buy them again although they look beautiful and are matching to your outfit. Don’t let your fashion sense make a harmful impact on your health.
Share this information with your friends who often use the plastic sandals and keep them protected from cancer.