Beware Angry Parents and Plastics

Posted by: Heather Green on May 7, 2008

A broad group of environmental and educational organizations are banding together and urging parents to basically yell at Congress and follow Canada in banning Bisphenol A or BPA, the organic compound used to synthesize the plastics found in things like….baby bottles.

There is no cry more difficult to avoid as a congressperson than “What about the children.” And the groups say that more than 20,000 parents and consumers have signed sign petition delivered to baby bottle manufacturers demanding safer products.

Reader Comments

Franchise Whale

May 8, 2008 6:46 PM

Great stuff! Thanks for sharing, one fresh
idea and you can change the world, keep
up the great work.

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