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BPA - Controversy Study

Abstract
History
Current Issues

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Conclusion
References & Links


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BPA - Controversy Study

Refrences & Links

BPA and Nalgene. 2008. < http://www.nalgene-outdoor.com/technical/bpaInfo.html>

Broder, John. “New E.P.A. Scrutiny Is Set for a Chemical in Plastics”. The New York Times, Mar 29, 2010. <http://www.nytimes.com/2010/03/30/science/earth/30epa.html?src=un&feedurl=http%3A%2F%2Fjson8.nytimes.com%2Fpages%2Fscience%2Fearth%2Findex.jsonp>

Chapin Et Al. “NTP-CERHR Monograph on the Potential Human Reproductive and Developmental Effects of Bisphenol A”. NIH Publication No. 08-5994. Sep 2008. http://cerhr.niehs.nih.gov/chemicals/bisphenol/bisphenol.pdf

Colborn, Theo, Dianne dumanoski, and John Myers. "Our Stolen Future." N.p., n.d. Web. 11 Mar 2010. <http://www.ourstolenfuture.org/newscience/oncompounds/bisphenola/bpauses.html>.

Hinterthuer, Adam. "Just How Harmful are Bisphenol-A Plastics?." Scientific American Sep 2008: n. pag. Web. 11 Mar 2010. <http://www.scientificamerican.com/article.cfm?id=just-how-harmful-are-bisphenol-a-plastics>.

National Toxicology Program. “BPA Factsheet”. Feb 2010 <http://www.niehs.nih.gov/health/docs/bpa-factsheet.pdf>

Since You Asked - Bisphenol A (BPA), Questions and Answers about Bisphenol A http://www.niehs.nih.gov/news/media/questions/sya-bpa.cfm

Update on Bisphenol A for Use in Food Contact Applications: January 2010 <http://www.fda.gov/NewsEvents/PublicHealthFocus/ucm197739.htm#current>

Vom Saal, Hughes. “An Extensive New Literature Concerning Low-Dose Effects of Bisphenol A Shows the Need for a New Risk Assessment”. Apr 2005 <http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1280330/>

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 <http://endo.endojournals.org/cgi/content/full/endo;147/6/s56>paper

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



 


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