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Chicago Bpa Ban

BPA-Free? Not Exactly

Rachel Lincoln Sarnoff | Posted 12.10.2011 | Parents
Rachel Lincoln Sarnoff

So why isn't the FDA banning BPA -- along with food colorants and other chemicals that scientists are increasingly reporting aren't safe for people, let alone kids?

Yale Scientists Discover How Exposure to BPA Causes Infertility

Elaine Shannon | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Elaine Shannon

A Yale team's findings have intensified scientists' concern that exposure BPA, a synthetic estrogen that disrupts the endocrine system, may have grave consequences for human reproduction.

Chicago Becomes First Major City To Ban BPA Baby Bottles, Sippy Cups

AP | LINDSEY TANNER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

CHICAGO — Chicago on Wednesday became the first U.S. city to adopt a ban on the sale of baby bottles and sippy cups containing the chemical BPA....

Chicago Moves Toward Ban On BPA In Baby Bottles

Chicago Sun-Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

The city that blazed a consumer protection trail by banning phosphates would become the first in the nation to ban baby bottles and cups containing th...

Chicago Mulls Crackdown On Products Containing BPA

Chicago Reader | Mick Dumke | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

It was the first City Council committee meeting in memory that included presentations about heat-labile molecular bonds and synthetic estrogen. But b...