Category Archives: Bisphenol A (BPA)

BPA again, this time in the air

Cherry picking the Toxics Release Inventory results in the newest BPA scare:  airborne near factories.  Scientific American is undeterred by lack of any real exposure data and repeated studies showing no harm from BPA.  Continue reading

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BPA, again

BPA inconsistently linked to childhood lung function.  There must be a lot of research money in beating this chemical and not finding conclusive results. Continue reading

Meet BPA-Free, The New BPA

Bisphenol A (BPA) is one of the most studied and understood chemicals. Despite its extensive track record of safety, junk science-fueled anti-chemical activists have forced consumer product manufacturers to abandon BPA for much less well-studied substitutes (i.e,. “BPA-Free”). Chemist Steve Hentges takes a look at the implications at Science 2.0.

Ed Markey is an idiot and a US Senator–but do I repeat myself?

Markey believes that BPA is an endocrine disrupter in spite of many studies that show no toxicity.

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Are You Exposed To BPA, And Does It Matter?

For quite a few years, one of the most popular chemicals for scientific inquiry has been bisphenol A (BPA). Scientists around the world have been conducting a diverse array of studies aimed at understanding whether BPA poses a risk to human health.

Based on the weight of evidence from these many studies, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) recently answered the question “Is BPA safe?” with a simple and unambiguous answer – “Yes.” Read more…

ACSH thanks! Report is EPA has downgraded BPA, Phthalates

I think this is important.

What is going on at EPA?

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We need to stop the Bullies on GM

There are too many anxious idiots on the issue of Gentically Modified food sources.

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