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Retailers Target Products Containing Bisphenol-A

6:56 AM MDT | April 28, 2008 | Kara Sissell

Wal-Mart, CVS, and other major retailers recently announced they will stop selling baby bottles and other products made with bisphenol-A (BPA). The retailers’ decisions follows an April 18 announcement by Canadian health officials to designate BPA as a “dangerous” chemical and ban its use in baby bottles. Canada is the first country to enact nationwide restrictions on BPA in certain products. Canada’s restrictions follow the release earlier this month of a U.S. National Toxicology Progra (NTP; Research Triangle Park, NC) assessment that...

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