Category Archives: Bisphenol A (BPA)

There has to be money in BPA scares. Time for another grant?

A BPA expert says that we should avoid thermal cash register receipts because we could get BPA.  So, what should we use, paper money that’s full of germs?  Continue reading

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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

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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