TITLE

California comes under pressure to phase out BPA

AUTHOR(S)
Cozier, Muriel
PUB. DATE
March 2007
SOURCE
ICIS Chemical Business;3/12/2007, Vol. 2 Issue 57, p33
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that a number of U.S.-based environmental groups are pressing the state of California and the U.S. administration to phase out the use of bisphenol A (BPA), especially in products aimed at children. The pressure groups called for a ban on BPA after two sets of research conducted by Environment California Research and Policy Center, and the Environmental Working Group, which showed that BPA was present in food and drink stored in bottles and cans containing the chemical.
ACCESSION #
24510181

 

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