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Health & Wellness

The Dangerous Chemical Lurking in Your Beer Can
Health & Wellness  (tags: illness, prevention, protection, BPA, research, beer cans, Body-Mind-Spirit, healthcare, study, medicine, food )

Cal
- 102 days ago - motherjones.com
BPA is well established as an endocrine-disrupting chemical, meaning that it likely causes hormonal damage at extremely low levels. The question is whether we get enough of it in beer (and other canned goods) to cause harm.
Why That Product With the 'BPA Free' Label Could Be Cause for Concern
Health & Wellness  (tags: U.S., Public Health, BPA )

Judy
- 126 days ago - commondreams.org
New study finds that chemical used as BPA replacement may be just as harmful.
Protect American Families From BPA ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Health & Wellness  (tags: humans, health, protection, BPA )

Cher
- 372 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Take Action: Make sure your members of Congress know that protecting American families from exposure to harmful chemicals is important to you!
Bill Moyers: 12 Ways You Can Avoid Toxic Chemicals
Health & Wellness  (tags: toxic chemicals, lead, flame retardant, BPA )

Lynn
- 731 days ago - alternet.org
...you'll probably be wondering what you can do to protect yourself and your family from toxic chemicals. ... become politically involved - join the fight against both chemicals in our environment and money in our political system.
Protect Canadians' Health: Ban BPA ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Health & Wellness  (tags: humans, health, protection, environment, BPA )

Cher
- 753 days ago - environmentaldefence.ca
Help to protect Canadians' health, by sending this letter to the Honourable Peter Kent, Minister of the Environment and the Honourable Leona Aglukkaq, Minister of Health
FDA: Get Cancer-Causing Chemicals Out of ALL Food Packaging Now! ACTION
Health & Wellness  (tags: chemicals, food, dood packaging, health, bpa, prevention, family )

Nancy
- 1023 days ago - change.org
Major brands have already begun distancing themselves from BPA due to consumer outrage. These companies have shown great leadership, but moving company by company and product by product is taking too long. BPA will continue to make people sick until...
Tell Progresso to Stop Using BPA -- a Chemical That Has Been Linked to Cancer and Obesity -- in Its Soup Cans.
Health & Wellness  (tags: Progresso, soup, cans, bisphenol, BPA, Scientists, cancer, obesity, diabetes, heart, diseasefood, illness, prevention )

Reggie
- 1057 days ago - change.org
Progresso lines its soup cans with bisphenol A, or BPA. Scientists have long warned of BPA's link to cancer, but a new study has found that it's related to obesity and diabetes as well.
Is "BPA-Free" a Lie?
Health & Wellness  (tags: BPA, Bisphenol-A, FDA, poison in our food, endocrine disrupter )

Ellyn
- 1058 days ago - anh-usa.org
Some unscrupulous manufacturers, responding to the controversy, have switched BPA in their products with bisphenol-S (BPS), a BPA analogue in the same bisphenol chemical class--which may be every bit as toxic. This allows them to trumpet that their product
The BPA Battle
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, humans, BPA, protection, environment )

Cher
- 1113 days ago - greenerideal.com
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration announced in March that it would reject the 2008 petition by the Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) to petition the controversial chemical used in food packaging: bisphenol A (BPA).
NUTRITION NEWS YOU CAN USE: Eating Canned Soup Makes BPA Levels Soar
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, interesting, food, diet, risks, safety, BPA )

Cal
- 1276 days ago - npr.org
If you read the ingredient list on a can of soup, you're likely to see items like carrots, wild rice, perhaps some noodles. What you won't see listed: BPA.
ACTION ALERT: Tell Campbell's to Say No to BPA! PLEASE SIGN !
Health & Wellness  (tags: campbell, BPA, dangerous, chemicals, children, health, illness, legalisation, food, family )

Simone
- 1287 days ago - forcechange.com
To urge Campbell's to stop using BPA in the manufacture of food cans as trace amounts of these chemicals have been proven to leech into the food and may be harmful to children.
Ban BPA From Consumer Products ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Health & Wellness  (tags: humans, health, BPA, children, protection, environment )

Cher
- 1301 days ago - forcechange.com
Bisphenol A (BPA), a plastic hardener used in a variety of common household products, is linked to hindering behavioral development and causing sexual abnormalities in young girls. Items such as baby bottles, "sippy cups" and soup cans
EU Bans BPA in Baby Bottles, But Oregon Lawmakers Refuse ! PLEASE SIGN PETITION ! !
Health & Wellness  (tags: humans, children, BPA, health, protection )

Cher
- 1443 days ago - news.change.org
Last week, Europe's ban on the sale of baby bottles containing the hormone-disrupting chemical bisphenol-A (BPA) went into effect. The chemical, commonly found in hard plastics and can linings, has been linked to a devastating list of health problems.
Demand Stores Remove BPA From Cash Register Receipts ! PLEASE TAKE ACTION ! !
Health & Wellness  (tags: humans, health, BPA, cash register receipts, protection, environment )

Cher
- 1625 days ago - change.org
A new investigative report by two non-profits finds that everyday cash transactions involve the transfer of not only dollar bills, but also the infamous hormone-disruptor BPA (bisphenol A), which has been linked to infertility, early puberty and cancer.
Canada Bans BPA. Why Haven't We?
Health & Wellness  (tags: BPA, Canada, U.S., toxic, US Senate )

Roseann
- 1726 days ago - grist.org
Canada has officially declared BPA toxic, in brazen defiance of the chemical industry. Maybe that will give the U.S. Senate the spine to do something similar?
 

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