IHS Chemical Week

Chemical Week Magazine :: Other

ACC Petitions FDA to Restrict BPA’s Use in Baby Bottles, Cups

2:29 PM MDT | October 17, 2011 | —Kara Sissell

Measuring Risk: ACC says manufacturers of baby bottles stopped using BPA two years ago. ACC has asked the U.S. FDA to amend federal regulations to prohibit bisphenol A (BPA) in materials used to manufacture baby bottles and sippy cups. The FDA regulation at issue governs the use of polycarbonate resins in food contact materials and currently does not prohibit BPA in baby bottles or sippy cups. The request does not represent a change in ACC’s position that BPA is safe in those products. Instead, it is a reflection of a U.S. marketplace reality, ACC officials...

This information is only available to Chemical Week subscribers.


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

Risk Free Trial

Email Address

First Name

Last Name

Click here to register and get your RISK-FREE access to chemweek.com

Not an IHS Chemical Week
24/7 member yet?

Here's why you should be:

  • Searchable online archive access of the last 2 years of Chemical Week.
  • Print or digital magazine subscription
  • Price and market change alerts
  • Economic data and statistics
  • Buyers' Guides
  • Webcasts | whitepapers




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