Scientists and lawyers are scheduled to debate the safety of certain “BPA-free” plastics this week in a U.S. District Court in Austin, Texas.
At issue is whether a line of plastic resins marketed by Eastman Chemical contains chemicals that can act like the hormone estrogen, and perhaps cause health problems.
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by Jon Hamilton, 15 July 2013.
Are BPA-free Plastics really safe?