BPA Archives - Page 4 of 4 - Gary M. Verigin, DDS, inc.
Posted on Thursday, September 4th, 2008
Last week, the California State Assembly voted down SB 1713, the bill that would have barred the use of BPA from children’s products. EWG press release: Sat Aug 30 09:16:18 2008 Pacific Time Shady Chemical Industry Campaign Kills California Ban on BPA in Baby Bottles SACRAMENTO, Calif., Aug. 30 (AScribe Newswire) — Bowing to a […]
Posted on Tuesday, August 19th, 2008
Via Enviroblog: Despite numerous health and consumer safety concerns, California lawmakers fell under the lobbying influence of the chemical industry and rejected the two bills that would ban chemicals from baby bottles, food containers and microwave popcorn bags. The two measures, Senate Bill 1713 by Sen. Carole Migden, D-San Francisco, and Senate Bill 1313, by […]
Posted on Friday, August 15th, 2008
BPA Ban Under Consideration in California (NewsInferno) The Associated Press is reporting that in response to consumer concerns, California may be the first to implement statewide restrictions on Bisphenol A—BPA—an estrogen mimicking chemical that has been hotly debated in recent months over its presence in plastic baby bottles and infant formula cans. At least 11 […]