Tag Archives: BPA

Villains among EWG’s BPA-free “Best Players”

EWG.org just released a list of manufacturers who continue to use BPA (bisphenol A) in their products along with a list of the “Best Players” who no longer do. However, there is a big problem lurking with those on their … Continue reading

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Is Soy Really A Ploy?

Many scientists think that man-made chemicals with an estrogenic effect (xenoestrogens) increase breast cancer incidence. As well, many argue that estrogenic plant compounds (phytoestrogens) also cause breast cancers. So the recent study comparing the effects of the xenoestrogen bisphenol-A (BPA) … Continue reading

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What is BPA-free exactly?

The word is finally out that we should avoid bisphenol-A (BPA). Warnings about the problems it poses, especially in children, have been cropping up since the 1980s. The FDA now finally reports that there is evidence of the potential negative … Continue reading

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