FDA reverses position on BPA

9:55 a.m. on January 17, 2010 (EST)
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From the Saturday, January 16, 2010, Washington Post: Reversing itself, FDA expresses concerns over health risks from BPA The Food and Drug Administration has reversed its position on the safety of Bisphenol A, a chemical found in plastic bottles, soda cans, food containers and thousands of consumer goods, saying it now has concerns about health risks. Growing scientific evidence has linked the c...

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10:45 a.m. on January 18, 2010 (EST)
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With the push from the outdoor industry to remove BPA from their products, I suppose I just assumed that the FDA was behind it. It's interesting to learn that the industry is leading the charge in front of a limping and ineffectual FDA; however, I can't say that I'm at all surprised.

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