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The Real Reason You Should Never Drink Directly From the Can

Eat This, Not That! Logo By Adam Bible of Eat This, Not That! | Slide 1 of 9: We’ve all been there: You crack open a nice frosty beverage in an aluminum can and then pull back the tab only to see a nice layer of grime wedged all along the lip. Disgusted, you toss the beverage into the recycling bin.When you think about it, it’s not surprising to find filthy cans of soda. They go from the production line in a factory to a warehouse to a shelf at your grocery. Although cans are usually boxed up in cardboard, they are exposed to a multitude of environments while being handled by multiple hands and carted around greasy industrial machines. Read on to discover just how gross cans can be and the real reason you should never drink directly from a can. And then check out The Most Popular Sodas Ranked by How Toxic They Are.

The Real Reason You Should Never Drink Directly From the Can

We’ve all been there: You crack open a nice frosty beverage in an aluminum can and then pull back the tab only to see a nice layer of grime wedged all along the lip. Disgusted, you toss the beverage into the recycling bin.

When you think about it, it’s not surprising to find filthy cans of soda. They go from the production line in a factory to a warehouse to a shelf at your grocery. Although cans are usually boxed up in cardboard, they are exposed to a multitude of environments while being handled by multiple hands and carted around greasy industrial machines. Read on to discover just how gross cans can be and the real reason you should never drink directly from a can. And then check out The Most Popular Sodas Ranked by How Toxic They Are.

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