Tagged: BPA

BPA and cans

BPA-lined Cans Elevate Levels 1000%

New research from the Harvard School of Public Health has found that cans lined with bisphenol-A – also called BPA – can increase circulating levels of BPA by as much as ten times – or 1000%. The study, published in this month’s edition...

Phthalate Plasticizers

Plasticizers Disrupt Human Hormones

Researchers from the University of Michigan have confirmed that common phthalate plasticizers DEHP, DBP and BPA disrupt human thyroid hormones associated with thyroid diseases. The research compared and analyzed the metabolites from urine and serum thyroid levels of 1,346 adults and 329 adolescents....