Reports find some fast-food wrappers may contain ‘Forever chemicals’

According to a new report, Burger King, Wendy’s, and McDonald’s were some of the fast-food chains that were tested, and contained toxic “forever chemicals.” Environmental advocacy groups found traces of toxic perfluoroalkyl and polyfluoroalkyl (PFAS) chemicals in the food packaging of McDonald’s Big Mac, French fries, and cookies, Wendy’s cookie bags, and Burger King’s Whopper.

The report that was released Thursday also found containers and other packaging supplies from Canadian salad franchise Freshii’s tested high for PFAS.

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