Scientists have discovered that the new replacement chemicals for BPA (bisphenol A) the food industry is now using, BPS (bisphenol S) and BPF (bispheol F) also act as hormone disruptors and carry as much potential risk for serious adverse health outcomes as BPA. The researchers have already linked the new food container chemicals BPS and BPF to child and teen obesity.
Flawed governmental policies and oversight are to blame for failures to protect human and environmental health from toxic chemicals, argue scientists.
Despite the U.S. Food and Drug Administration’s (FDA) position that the endocrine disrupting industrialized chemical bisphenol-A (BPA) is safe, research … More
For decades scientific researchers have been examining the adverse health consequences of individual chemical additives common in highly processed foods. … More
We reported on preliminary studies over a year and a half ago which demonstrated that the new plastics intended to … More
As we have reported numerous times over the past several years, the food additive bisphenol-A (or BPA) has been shown … More
Despite scientific evidence that it disrupts the human endocrine system, BPA continues to be a widely used chemical in the … More
There have now been thousands of novel and replication studies linking adverse health effects to the endocrine-disrupting food chemical BPA. … More
Disturbing results from a new study reveal that even low, so-called ‘safe’ levels of exposure to the endocrine-disrupting chemical BPA … More
The food additive BPA (Bisphenol-A) is still making an appearance on U.S. store shelves. A recent study we posted indicates … More