TITLE

EWG Alleges Conflict of Interest in U.S. BPA Review

AUTHOR(S)
Sissell, Kara
PUB. DATE
March 2007
SOURCE
Chemical Week;3/7/2007, Vol. 169 Issue 8, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that the Environmental Working Group (EWG) has written the U.S. National Institutes of Health (NIH) to object to NIH's National Toxicology Program's (NTP) use of a private consulting firm to manage its review of reproductive and developmental health effects of chemicals. The EWG letter also details at length its concerns about undisclosed ties of Sciences International (SI) to industry, and its writing of the bisphenol A (BPA) draft review of BPA scientific studies.
ACCESSION #
24358825

 

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