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French Agency for Food, Environmental and Occupational Health & Safety

Endocrine disruptors

Potential alternatives to bisphenol A

Published on 12/10/2017

Keywords : Bisphenol A (BPA), Hazardous chemical substance substitution, Endocrine disruptors

Its different expert appraisal work on the health risks associated with exposure to bisphenol A has led ANSES to conclude that there are sufficient scientific data to consider it a priority to reduce exposure of the most vulnerable populations: infants, young children, pregnant and breastfeeding women. Since January 2015, for example, bisphenol A has been prohibited in food containers placed on the market in France. It is therefore necessary to find alternatives to bisphenol A. 

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