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The Scary New Evidence on BPA-Free Plastics --By Mariah Blake
Health & Wellness  (tags: estrogens, toxins, plastics, research, phthalates, bisphenol S (BPS), Whole Foods, tritan, Eastman, health, disease, risks )

Nancy
- 211 days ago - motherjones.com
Despite its "oh shit" findings, by 2010 Eastman began to produce marketing materials claiming that Tritan was free of all synthetic estrogens. One section of its website featured the tagline "Safety is our key ingredient" along with photos of smiling...
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 )

Gregory
- 2180 days ago - youtube.com
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.
NIH Steps Up Warning About Polycarbonate Safety
Health & Wellness  (tags: polycarbonate, plastics, bottles, bisphenol, hormones )

Social
- 2358 days ago - thedailygreen.com
The National Toxicology Program, an arm of the federal National Institutes of Health, has amplified concern about Bisphenol A, the plastic ingredient that some independent scientists have long criticized. What does that mean?
EarthTalk: Health Questions Surrounding the Use of Plastic Bottles
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, toxins, plastics )

Crystal
- 2516 days ago - americantowns.com
Most types of plastic bottles are safe to reuse at least a few times if properly washed with hot soapy water. But recent revelations about chemicals in Lexan (plastic #7) bottles are enough to scare even the most committed environmentalists from reusing t
Do We Kick the Plastic Habit? Ongoing Question...
Health & Wellness  (tags: health alerts, health, plastics, chemical constituents in plastic, metabolism, sex organs, neurological, reproductive development )

K. A.
- 2550 days ago - motherjones.com
Plastic's chemical constituents are percolating throughout our bodies, apparently interfering with our metabolism, our sex organs, and our children's neurological and reproductive development
   

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