Tagged: Bisphenol A

BPA plastic and diabetes

BPA Exposure Linked to Diabetes

New research from the West Virginia University School of Medicine has confirmed other research finding that Bisphenol A (BPA) – found among various plastics and resins in consumer goods – may lead or contribute to diabetes.

plastic bag ban

Los Angeles Bans Plastic Bags

On May 23, the City Council of Los Angeles approved a historic measure that bans stores using consumer carry-out plastic bags within the next 16 months. The phase-out plan will affect 7,500 stores in the Los Angeles area, and will join the cities...