It looks like Julia Mullaney at CheatSheet may have been doing a bit of cheating herself, by publishing a story containing the similar distortions about vinyl perpetuated by Reader’s Digest just a few months ago, a story we previously confronted.  

Ms. Mullaney dismisses basic science and misleads readers on a wide range of vinyl products. We’ll focus specifically on her false claims regarding vinyl and PVC to set the record straight: