My 5 year old daughter walked into the kitchen the other day with tears in her eyes and said, “Mommy my tongues tastes funny!” When I asked her what she had put into her mouth, she replied, “Nothing.” Of course, as she stood in front of me with her tongueRead more
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As previously discussed on this website (see “BPA and Plastics – What you need to know”), BPA also known as bisphenol A, is a chemical present at up to 2% by weight in thermal paper, which includes receipts, labels, and tickets. BPA in these materials is more available for exposureRead more
Reader Question: What are the risks from BPA (bisphenol A) in plastics to kids? – DA Response Thanks so much for your question. It is important for parents to be vigilant regarding their children’s health. There are several essays on our website regarding BPA and the risks to kids.Read more