Latest Polycarbonate Stories

2010-08-26 13:55:04

An international group of researchers led by the Peninsula Medical School and the University of Exeter have for the first time identified changes in sex hormones associated with BPA exposure in men, in a large population study.

2010-06-24 07:23:53

On Wednesday, French lawmakers passed legislation that will ban baby bottles containing the chemical Bisphenol A from being developed.

2010-05-12 12:42:41

Just as cooking helps people digest food, pretreating polycarbonate plastic — source of a huge environmental headache because of its bisphenol A (BPA) content — may be the key to disposing of the waste in an eco-friendly way, scientists have found.

2010-04-27 15:13:00

HOUSTON, April 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Chemical Market Associates, Inc. (CMAI): CMAI's Chemical Company Analysis (CCA) on Saudi Arabian Basic Industries Corporation (SABIC), the sixth company report of the 2009 Edition, is now available.

2010-03-24 07:32:36

Scientists reported yesterday on the widespread global contamination of sea sand and sea water with the endocrine disruptor bisphenol A (BPA) and said that the BPA probably originated from a surprising source: Hard plastic trash discarded in the oceans and the epoxy plastic paint used to seal the hulls of ships.

2010-03-20 11:12:52

Although modern life would be hard to imagine without this versatile chemistry, products composed of plastics also have a dark side, due in part to the very characteristics that make them so desirable—their durability and longevity.

2010-02-25 07:00:00

NANJING, China, Feb. 25 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- As of yesterday, http://www.Magicoptical.com , an international speciality online glasses retailer for children, debuted its protective eyewear, providing a variety of choices for young children.

2010-02-22 06:40:00

BRIDGEPORT, Conn., Feb. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Modern Plastics is offering a FREE Sample Kit of its Macrolux® Multi-Wall Polycarbonate Sheet product (clear, bronze and opal sheet).

2010-02-17 10:11:00

Study Helps Answer Key Research Questions ARLINGTON, Va., Feb. 17 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Chemistry Council (ACC) today commented on a significant study published online in the scientific journal Toxicological Sciences. Quotes below may be attributed to Steven G.

2010-01-29 13:37:00

DELAWARE, Ohio, Jan. 29 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Greif Packaging, a wholly owned subsidiary of Greif, Inc. (NYSE: GEF, GEF.B), has developed a new bisphenol-A (BPA) -free, FDA compliant copolyester water bottle for the home/office delivery market.

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