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What states have banned the use of Bisphenol A (BPA)?

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Connecticut, Maryland, Minnesota, Washington, Wisconsin, and Vermont have laws restricting or banning the sale of certain products containing BPA, like bottles and sippy cups. So have cities like Chicago and Albany, as well as a few counties in New York. Similar laws are likely to pass in New York and California, and state legislatures are considering restrictions in many other states.

From: The Facts About Bisphenol A WebMD Medical Reference

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Harvey Karp, MD, pediatrician, author of and assistant professor of pediatrics, UCLA School of Medicine. The Happiest Baby on the BlockThe Happiest Toddler on the Block;

American Nurses Association.

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

Environmental Working Group.

Food and Drug Administration.

George Mason University's Statistical Assessment Service (STATS.)

Healthy Child Healthy World.

National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences.

Ryan, B. , March 2010. Toxicological Sciences

Sharpe, R. , March 2010. Toxicological Sciences

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.

 

Reviewed by Dan Brennan on December 05, 2017

SOURCES:

Harvey Karp, MD, pediatrician, author of and assistant professor of pediatrics, UCLA School of Medicine. The Happiest Baby on the BlockThe Happiest Toddler on the Block;

American Nurses Association.

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

Environmental Working Group.

Food and Drug Administration.

George Mason University's Statistical Assessment Service (STATS.)

Healthy Child Healthy World.

National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences.

Ryan, B. , March 2010. Toxicological Sciences

Sharpe, R. , March 2010. Toxicological Sciences

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.

 

Reviewed by Dan Brennan on December 05, 2017

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