Webinar: The science of BPA, from scientists

Join EHS founder Pete Myers and Carnegie Mellon's Institute of Green Science for an update on the health risk of low-dose exposure to the plastic additive bisphenol A.

Carnegie Mellon University's Institute for Green Science, together with Environmental Health Sciences, publisher of EHN.org, hosted a webinar Wednesday to discuss data emerging from a federal review on the health effects of low-level exposure to bisphenol A.

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US workers who make BPA have enormous loads of it in their bodies

US workers in industries that use or manufacture the plastic additive bisophenol-A have, on average, 70 times more of the chemical in their bodies than the general public -- levels well above what has been shown to impact reproduction, according to a study published this month.

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