Would you Like Your Receipt? Maybe not, if it’s Still Coated with BPA

August 26th, 2014, in Toxins in Our Environment

Bisphenol A (BPA) is a chemical that is absorbed through the skin and has shown to have effects on the brain, behavior, and prostate gland in fetuses, infants, and children. The chemical is used in hard plastics that hold food and drink or line metal containers, and (as it turns out) it is still turning up on cash register receipts.

Read the full article from The Washington Post.