May 4th, 2013 - Jill Ettinger
After what many concerned consumers, health and environmental advocates labeled a major victory, California must now remove BPA (bisphenol-A) from its list of chemicals known to cause reproductive issues.
Read More:California Must Delist BPA as Reproductive Toxin from Prop 65 List
April 15th, 2013 - Jill Ettinger
BPA (bisphenol-A), the controversial chemical used in hardening plastic commonly found in a variety of plastics, aluminum can liners, baby bottles and even register receipts, is now considered a reproductive toxin by the state of California.
Read More:California Adds BPA to Proposition 65 Toxic Chemicals List
March 6th, 2013 - Jill Ettinger
California Governor Jerry Brown is facing a lawsuit from a coalition of chemical companies attempting to stop the inclusion of BPA (bisphenol-A) in the state’s list of substances known to cause birth defects.
Read More:Chemical Companies Sue California Over “Blacklisting” BPA
January 31st, 2013 - Jill Ettinger
California is leading the way in regulations on the controversial substance BPA (bisphenol-A) with an announcement last week that it will declare it a reproductive hazard.
Read More:BPA to Be Classified a ‘Reproductive Hazard’ in California
February 18th, 2012 - Jill Ettinger
The FDA has named 400 popular lipstick shades as containing trace amounts of lead in a recent report issued in December 2011, with five of the top worst offenders being L’Oreal products.
Read More:Lethal Kisses: Major Lipstick Brands Found to Contain Lead