Plastics Chemicals, Bisphenol A, Cancer and Reproductive Dysfunction – Is there a link?

Published: 17 January 2007
Category: Bisphenol A (BPA), Cancer link & plastic packaging, Hormonal Changes, Packaging CONCERNS, Studies/Federal Regulations

This article found at NewScientist.com, further reports on the Patricia A. Hunt scientific study that links bisphenol A (BPA), a common chemical found in plastics, with womb development and abnormal eggs. The article reports that based on this finding, “researchers speculate that the chemical, bisphenol A, might increase the risk of spontaneous abortion and genetic disorders in humans, such as Down’s syndrome.” Hunt notes that previous research has similarly found a link between BPA and cancer.

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