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BPA Contamination and Investigations

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  • BPA case shows need for publicly funded research

    The article "When science is for hire" (Aug 23) raises important issues about consumer protections from hazardous chemicals and the need for better controls on industry-sponsored research.
  • California to review toxic substances in consumer products

    California to review toxic substances in consumer products
    SACRAMENTO — Hundreds of items found on supermarket shelves, such as shampoos, cleaning supplies, cosmetics and food packaging, could get chemical makeovers under new rules being put in force by California. On Thursday, state toxic chemical...

    Pretty chewy jewelry

    Pretty chewy jewelry
    Watch that necklace, Mommy! Jewelry’s up for grabs -— and gums — when you’ve got a baby in your arms. But with Teething Bling your baby can chomp away. They’re pendants and bangles made from the same FDA-approved BPA- and...

    Bill authorizes study, not ban of BPA

    A May 2, 2011 letter to the editor mischaracterizes a bill awaiting Gov. Martin O'Malley's signature on the chemical Bisphenol-A (BPA). The bill does not, as stated, ban infant formula infant formula and baby food packaging that contains more than 0.5...

    Five smart ways to live with plastic

    Five smart ways to live with plastic
    Many of the questions in today's healthchat on plastic and developing kids came from concerned parents looking for black and white answers. What's the best type of plastic to use? What kind should you avoid? Unfortunately, much of the science is still...