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Bill Moyers: 12 Ways You Can Avoid Toxic Chemicals
Health & Wellness  (tags: toxic chemicals, lead, flame retardant, BPA )

- 1228 days ago -'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 )

- 1249 days ago -
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 )

- 1520 days ago -
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 )

- 1554 days ago -
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 )

- 1555 days ago -
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 )

- 1609 days ago -
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 )

- 1772 days ago -
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 )

- 1784 days ago -
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 )

- 1798 days ago -
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 )

- 1940 days ago -
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 )

- 2122 days ago -
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 )

- 2223 days ago -
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?
FDA Tiptoes Around BPA
Health & Wellness  (tags: BPA, baby botles, FDA, investigation, health, healthcare, humans, government, children, risks, research, protection, prevention, science, study, safety, news, interesting )

- 2444 days ago -
On January 15, 2010, the FDA announced "broad new research into the potential health effects of BPA used in baby bottles and other products". But the agency's press releases failed to report the extensive research that already links BPA to potentially
ACTION ALERT: Ban BPA In All Consumer Products!!
Health & Wellness  (tags: bpa, consumer product, health, sickness, studies, illness, risks )

- 2503 days ago -
The artificial compound bisphenol A (BPA) is currently used by many major food brands as a lining metal cans. It is also found in baby formula containers and in other consumer productucts such as the plastic linings of metal water bottles. Studies have
Plastic (Made From Oil) Dangers - A Study Links Bisphenol A, a Chemical Found in Plastics   video
Health & Wellness  (tags: plastic, vortex, study, links, bisphenol, chemical, found, in, plastics, to, heart, disease, CNN's, Elizabeth, Cohen, reports, bag, congress, bpa, nalgene )

- 2910 days ago -
A study links bisphenol A, a chemical found in plastics, to heart disease. CNN's Elizabeth Cohen reports. Dr.Mercola also suggests BPA - mimicks the sex hormone estradiol -- is a building block for polycarbonate plastics and tough epoxy resins.

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