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Mar
16

China and Europe Ban BPA – Avoid All Plastic, Even “BPA Free!”

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Wednesday March 15, 2010- This weekend the Shanghai Daily reported news that BPA, otherwise known as Bis-phenol A, is now banned from in anything that children could either drink out of, or eat from. According to a recent article in the Mother Nature Network, last week a European ban on BPA went into effect when the EU joined other countries such as Canada and the United Arab Emirates in banning BPA from children’s products.

Yet the United States has still NOT banned BPA! Read More→

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Mar
14

A New Robot Makes Our Food Safer

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March 11, 2011- San Francisco Chronicle- Cameron Scott  from “The Thin Green Line,” reported a very interesting story about a government robot testing for safety of additives. According Scott’s article,  of the 80,000 plus  chemicals and  that are found in drugs, foods and consumer products, a measly  13 percent of them are tested for safety in the United States. This is an amazing and scary statistic.  Read More→

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