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Bisphenol A May Affect Brain, Behavior, Prostate in Children

Article: Bisphenol A May Affect Brain, Behavior, Prostate in Children

WASHINGTON, DC, September 3, 2008 (ENS) – Two federal government agencies are at odds over the safety of bisphenol A, a chemical used to harden plastic products such as baby bottles and drinking water bottles and for lining food and beverage cans. A report today by the National Institutes of Health’s National Toxicology Program finding…

Canada Could Ban Baby Bottles Containing Bisphenol A

Article: Canada Could Ban Baby Bottles Containing Bisphenol A

OTTAWA, Ontario, Canada, April 22, 2008 (ENS) – The Canadian government is asking for public comment on whether or not to ban the import, sale and advertising of polycarbonate baby bottles than contain the chemical bisphenol A. The chemical has been shown to leach from some plastics, harming human health by disrupting normal hormone and…