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It’s a good day for those of us who are concerned about bisphenol A. April 18, 2008

Filed under: Health — Annette @ 12:37 pm

U.S. Cites Fears on Chemical In Plastics

A federal health agency acknowledged for the first time yesterday concerns that a chemical found in thousands of everyday products such as baby bottles and compact discs may cause cancer and other serious disorders.

Ottawa to ban baby bottles made with bisphenol A

The federal government announced Friday it intends to ban the import and sale of polycarbonate baby bottles containing bisphenol A, making Canada the first country in the world to limit exposure to the controversial chemical.

Even my skeptical husband conceded, “Okay, fine” when he saw this one.  Nalgene pulling their bottles is a big deal.

Nalgene to phase out hard-plastic bottles

Hard-plastic Nalgene water bottles made with bisphenol A will be pulled from stores over the next few months because of growing consumer concern over whether the chemical poses a health risk.

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One Response to “It’s a good day for those of us who are concerned about bisphenol A.”

  1. patricia Says:

    Definitely good news. 🙂


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