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The Chemical In 'BPA-Free' Water Bottles May Be Just As Unhealthy As BPA
Many of us have read the studies about bisphenol-A, and know the chemical is best avoided when it comes to drinking containers
BPA In Cans Tied To Increased Blood Pressure
By Reuters, Reuters
"This study's claim that BPA, which is safely used in can linings to protect food and beverages from contamination, 'may
Why Some Skin Care Products And Those Thermal Receipts May Be A Troubling Combination
"This completely unravels the FDA's position that BPA is safe," said co-author Frederick vom Saal, an environmental health
BPA Among Toxic Chemicals Driving Up Health Care Costs, Experts Say
Two recent moves in California illustrate just how difficult and time-consuming it can be to force something off the market
Watchdog Warns Of 'Dirty Dozen' Hormone Disruptors As Scientists, Industry Argue Regulation
But not everyone is convinced that endocrine disruptors pose a public health risk, and the science is complicated, to put
Breast Cancer And Dogs: The Next 'Canaries In The Coal Mine'?
And, of course, there are a lot of dogs around to study: about one mutt for every four Americans. "Both didn't feel good
Disrupted Development: The Dangers of Prenatal BPA Exposure
President & CEO
Wait, so we may be setting the stage for diseases like breast cancer before a baby is even born?
Top 3 Lessons From Walmart's Bold New Chemical Policy
Co-director U.S. Right to Know; author, “Not Just a Pretty Fac...
Walmart's new policy signals a sea change for companies: complying with regulatory requirements is no longer enough; consumer demand has grown too loud to ignore.
The Dilemma of a Hardcore Environmentalist: Trying Not to Scare the S#*+ Out of My Family, or Succumb to Defeatist Apathy
Senior Writer, UCLA Institute of the Environment and Sustainab...
Yes, this is turning into a mutant species horror movie. We, the people, are being biologically changed, by chemicals that disrupt our endocrine and neural development.
EPA Quietly Withdraws Two Proposed Chemical Safety Rules
Richard Denison, a senior scientist at the Environmental Defense Fund, noted that the EPA had withdrawn the two rules in
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BPA May Lower Men's Testosterone, Study Finds
"This data should not raise alarm bells for men who don't work in chemical factories," Patisaul said. Heather Patisaul, an
Boys With Boobs: Hidden Chemicals Fed to Kids Can Impact Their Health
Bestselling Author, Environmental Health Advocate, Healthy Hom...
Chemicals in the everyday products we use in our homes may be negatively affecting our hormones, says a newly-released study by WHO, the World Health Organization.
Butch, Sundance & BPA
Sr VP for Communications & Strategic Campaigns
If Gov. Brown's administration follows through with designating BPA as a health risk and the industry lawsuit fails, not only will California families benefit, so could the rest of the country.
The Hidden Danger in Recycled Toilet Paper
Founder, Gimme the Good Stuff, Inc.
Would you guess that the product recommendation I struggle with most in my consulting practice is toilet paper?
Chemical Creep: How Toxic Chemicals Are Sneaking Into Your Food, And Your Body
"We just don't milk a cow with our hands anymore," said Swan. "Whenever food is processed through a tube, whether it's milk
Regulate BPA out the Door
Public Health Policy Director, Moms Clean Air Force
What's wrong with the system? Why don't our regulations prioritize the prevention of chronic health problems due to massive exposures to questionable chemicals?
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WATCH: Half Of All Receipts Are Coated With Dangerous Chemical
The Danger of BPA: Is It Worse Than We Thought?
90% of Americans have tested positive for Bisphenol A, commonly known as BPA. The scientific community is divided on how harmful this commonly found chemical may be. Joining Nancy Redd to shed light on the subject are guests Dr. Kim Harley, Dr. Frederick Vom Saal and Dr. Wolfgang Leidtke.
BPA Could Affect Brain Development By Impacting Gene Regulation, Study Finds
"Our study found that BPA may impair the development of the central nervous system, and raises the question as to whether
Say Goodbye to the Campbell's Soup Can?
Today's version of the metal can could be a thing of the past, if a consortium of activist groups gets its way. Their target is a chemical that, if banned, could change the very way food is packaged.
BPA Linked With Potential Heart And Kidney Problems
By Jaimie Dalessio "It further supports the call to limit exposure of BPA in this country, especially in children," said
BPA Research In Mice Fails To Replicate Health Risks
But there are always different ways to look at things. Researchers at the University of Missouri (MU) in Columbia have done
Pink-Ribboned Soup Cans? We Can Taste the Hypocrisy!
Communications manager, Healthy Child, Healthy World
Is it some kind of sick joke that cans lined with a chemical linked to cancer are sporting pink ribbons?
BPA May Worsen Women's Fertility Problems
The study involved women trying to conceive children through in vitro fertilization (IVF), a fertility treatment that includes
The Chemical Marketplace: Popcorn Lung -- The Perils of Microwave Popcorn Return
Dean, Duke University's Nicholas School of the Environment
Last month a jury in Colorado awarded 59-year-old Wayne Watson $7.2 million from three companies for damages caused by microwave popcorn. The reason? In 2007 Mr. Watson contracted a rare but serious lung disease.
Healthy Pregnancy Tips
Communications manager, Healthy Child, Healthy World
Pregnancy is the perfect time to start a new personal care regime with safer products
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