IHS Chemical Week

California Governor Signs Bill to Restrict BPA in Baby Bottles, Sippy Cups

1:42 PM MDT | October 10, 2011 | Kara Sissell

California Governor Jerry Brown (D.) has signed a bill restricting bisphenol A (BPA) in certain children’s products beginning July 2013. The restrictions will apply to bottles and cups that are designed for children under 3 years of age. It would also require manufacturers to use the least-toxic alternative substance for these products. California lawmakers passed the bill weeks ago, but it had been unclear if Brown planned to sign the bill because he had not publicized his position on the issue. California legislators have failed in several similar...

If you have already signed up for access to Chemical Week Regulatory Watch, please log in here.


Forgot your user ID or password?
Click here to have it sent to you. 

contact us | about us | customer care | privacy policy | sitemap | advertise

ihsCopyright © 2015 IHS, Inc. All rights reserved. Reproduction in whole or in part without permission is prohibited.

North Asia Russia Southeast Asia China India/Pakistan Middle East Eastern Europe Western Europe Central America Canada USA Australia/New Zealand South America Africa