Tag Archives: BPA

Say “No” to Receipts

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  Say No to Receipts While BPA has been removed from many plastics, it still exists is in cashier receipts.  The EPA has determined that the amount of BPA in the receipts is far below toxic limit, and there is no other product that currently appears safer. Therefore, receipts continue to be manufactured containing this […]

BPA Plastics…Are They Safe?

At this point, most of us are aware of BPA. BPA is an endocrine disrupting substance whose effects were actually discovered in 1977 but conclusive research did not determine its toxic effects until almost 30 years later. BPA was finally pulled from plastic baby bottles in 2008.  BPA and other chemicals like it, mimic the […]