Archive | bisphenol A

Urgent Action: Call Now! Senators Considering Ban on BPA



(I called my senators right away after getting this email from the NRDC.  Check it out!  A BPA ban could happen with our support.  Please call your senators as soon as you can– today–on this important issue.  They are currently debating the Food Safety Modernization Act) Although it appeared at the end of the day yesterday that […]

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California moves toward listing BPA as reproductive toxin



(guest post from The Breast Cancer Fund) Today the California Environmental Protection Agency signaled its intent to add bisphenol A (BPA) to the state’s official list of chemicals known to cause cancer or birth defects, adding to the mounting evidence that the plastics chemical should be banned from food and beverage containers. Although Cal-EPA did […]

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Tell Your Senators No More BPA!



(from the lovely, hard working ladies at Momsrising) In a staggering policy reversal this past weekend, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced there’s now officially cause for “concern” about toxic Bisphenol-A (BPA) in food and beverage containers, but they stopped short of banning BPA from products children and pregnant and nursing women use everyday. […]

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