Latest Polycarbonate Stories

2009-08-03 16:12:00

Mass. Department of Public Health cautions pregnant women and children to avoid BPA exposure SAN FRANCISCO, Aug.

2009-07-09 16:27:00

ARLINGTON, Va., July 9 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- "Reports released today by Health Canada on research conducted by its scientists confirm that the levels of bisphenol A (BPA) in bottled water, baby food and infant formula are extremely low.

2009-06-17 15:43:00

ARLINGTON, Va., June 17 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following statement can be attributed to Steven G. Hentges, Ph.D. of the American Chemistry Council's (ACC) Polycarbonate/BPA Global Group. Dr.

2009-06-10 11:34:56

Exposure during pregnancy to the chemical bisphenol A, or BPA, found in many common plastic household items, is known to cause a fertility defect in the mother's offspring in animal studies, and now researchers have found how the defect occurs.

2009-06-10 11:30:00

The chemical bisphenol A, commonly found in many plastic household items, has been linked to yet another health problem in animals—an increased frequency of arrhythmias, or heartbeat irregularities, a new study found.

2009-06-05 14:59:00

ARLINGTON, Va., June 5 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today Connecticut passed restrictions on bisphenol A (BPA).

2009-06-02 21:09:00

The following statement can be attributed to the American Chemistry Council (ACC): ARLINGTON, Va., June 2 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Chemistry Council (ACC) today welcomed a congressional request to the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to expedite its review of the scientific evidence on the safety of bisphenol A (BPA) in food-contact products.

2009-05-22 01:00:00

Those who drank for a week from polycarbonate bottles showed a two-thirds increase of the chemical bisphenol A in their urine, a US researcher said.

2009-05-20 13:26:29

A U.S. physics professor says he is using U.S.

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