« US Cites Fears On Chemical In Plastics | Main | Debate Rages Over Plastic Bottle Chemical’s Safety »

April 25, 2008

More US Retailers Give BPA The Boot

USA Today 04.21.08

Canada's proposed ban on a hormone-like chemical in baby bottles has spurred U.S. retailers and legislators to try to phase out use of the ingredient, called bisphenol A, or BPA. Canada's announcement Friday came just days after the National Toxicology Program, part of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, found "some concern" that low levels of BPA cause changes in behavior and the brain, prostate gland, mammary gland and the age at which girls enter puberty.

Link: More US Retailers Give BPA The Boot

TrackBack

TrackBack URL for this entry:
http://www.typepad.com/services/trackback/6a00d8341c670d53ef00e551fb50538833

Listed below are links to weblogs that reference More US Retailers Give BPA The Boot:

Comments

The comments to this entry are closed.