Newly-released research from U.S. government scientists found a chemical in birth control pills and the chemical BPA affects the fertility of fish. These chemicals often end up in waterways.
New research reports a link between the bisphenol A (BPA) chemical used in many types of food packaging and childhood obesity. The study found the link existed regardless of how many calories kids were taking in through their diets.
Gov. Jerry Brown has signed a pair of bills intended to protect children from harmful chemicals.
A Bay Area study released Tuesday night raises new concerns about bisphenol-A (BPA) in foods marketed towards children.
A new peer-reviewed study suggests how food packaging is a substantial source of exposure to Bisphenol A or BPA.
OAKLAND, Calif. (KCBS) _ A dangerous toxic chemical already known to be in certain kinds of food and drink packaging has turned up in another everyday item: cash register receipts.
Senior Scientist at the Environmental Working Group, Anila Jacob, on a new study that finds consumers are exposed to a toxic chemical “bisphenol A,” just by receiving receipts at the register. Click to Listen