Posted by Danny Suchang Lim on 12/5/2012 to News
Human Safety Agencies have found that BPA is safe for use in many applications, including as the key component in polycarbonate plastic and epoxy resins, both used in food storage containers and cans.Regulatory agencies that have ruled on the safety of BPA include: Environmental Safety BPA is readily biodegradable – it breaks down rapidly and does not linger in the environment. Expert Assessments Since BPA is so widely used, it has long been the subject of extensive study and review by experts around the world.
On March 30, 2012, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced its decision to reject a petition from the Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) that proposed to ban bisphenol A (BPA) in food-contact materials. FDA denied the petition in its entirety, also stating on its website, "The Food and Drug Administration's assessment is that the scientific evidence at this time does not suggest that the very low levels of human exposure to BPA through the diet are unsafe."
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