Children · Science and your health

Polycarbonate baby bottles are banned in US

U.S. manufacturers may no longer produce polycarbonate baby bottles

From now on, U.S. manufacturers may no longer produce polycarbonate baby bottles and sippy cups (for toddlers) if the clear plastic had been manufactured from bisphenol A, a hormone-mimicking compound. Long-awaited, the announcement is anything but a bold gesture. The Obama administration decided to lock this barn door after the cow had died. Via Science New http://www.sciencenews.org/view/generic/id/342352/title/FDA_bans_BPA_in_baby_bottles%2C_cups

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