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Dangerous Receipts? Controversial Chemical Behind New Suffolk County Law

The Safer Sales Slip Act claims writing off the receipts will eliminate one of the most common sources of exposure to BPA.


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Chemical Found In Many Household Plastics Could Be Playing A Role In Unwanted Weight Gain

BPA has been banned from children’s products, by the FDA, due to a link between the chemical and certain cancers and behavioral disorders.


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Ask Asa: BPA

After years of debate, the Food and Drug Administration rejects a call to ban the chemical BPA in food packaging.