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BPA and Nalgene. 2008. <>

Broder, John. “New E.P.A. Scrutiny Is Set for a Chemical in Plastics”. The New York Times, Mar 29, 2010. <>

Chapin Et Al. “NTP-CERHR Monograph on the Potential Human Reproductive and Developmental Effects of Bisphenol A”. NIH Publication No. 08-5994. Sep 2008.

Colborn, Theo, Dianne dumanoski, and John Myers. "Our Stolen Future." N.p., n.d. Web. 11 Mar 2010. <>.

Hinterthuer, Adam. "Just How Harmful are Bisphenol-A Plastics?." Scientific American Sep 2008: n. pag. Web. 11 Mar 2010. <>.

National Toxicology Program. “BPA Factsheet”. Feb 2010 <>

Since You Asked - Bisphenol A (BPA), Questions and Answers about Bisphenol A

Update on Bisphenol A for Use in Food Contact Applications: January 2010 <>

Vom Saal, Hughes. “An Extensive New Literature Concerning Low-Dose Effects of Bisphenol A Shows the Need for a New Risk Assessment”. Apr 2005 <>

Welshons, Nagel, vom Saal. “Large Effects from Small Exposures. III. Endocrine Mechanisms Mediating Effects of Bisphenol A at Levels of Human Exposure”. The Endocrine Society. 2006 <;147/6/s56>paper


Figure 5: Artist's concept of the proposed recreational facility


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