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Uphill Battle For Bisphenol A Injury Claims?

Law360 (January 29, 2009, 12:00 AM EST) -- Controversy continues to swirl around the safety of the chemical Bisphenol A (also known as BPA). Developed in the 1930s as a potential form of birth control, BPA was later discovered to be a useful additive to polycarbonate plastics and epoxy resins.

BPA is one of the largest volume chemicals produced in the world, with production exceeding 3 million tons each year. Its myriad uses in consumer products include polycarbonate plastics used for baby bottles, water drinking bottles and toys, as well as epoxy resins used...
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