Proposition 65 - California
Risk assessment

08/28/15 - The European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) has issued its final caffeine risk assessment and the news is good for coffee consumers. ...

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OEHHA

08/28/15 - The American Chemistry Council (ACC), a group representing chemical manufacturers, had some harsh words for California regulators after diisononyl phthalate (DINP) was added to the state's list of potentially hazardous substances. ...

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Chemicals of Interest

08/26/15 - A recent analysis by an environmental advocacy group has found that many canned food products contain the potentially hazardous chemical bisphenol A (BPA). ...

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Products of Interest

08/26/15 - An analysis by an environmental advocacy group of children's car seats has found that nearly three-quarters of the seats tested contain toxic flame retardant chemicals. ...

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Products of Interest

08/21/15 - As a way to lessen the environmental impact of the roughly 50 metric tons of electronic gadgets people throw away every year, a group of academic researchers have come up with a new way to make microprocessors by replacing the majority of toxic materials with wood. ...

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Products of Interest

08/21/15 - A number of environmentalists and public safety regulators have levied criticism at some sports apparel manufacturers after a report indicated their products contain unregulated chemicals that could pose risks to human health. ...

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Studies

08/19/15 - Researchers at the University of Illinois in Urbana have found evidence that in vitro exposure to bisphenol A (BPA) can affect the health of mice for multiple generations. ...

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IARC

08/17/15 - Dozens of scientists convened to determine the validity of criticism aimed at the International Agency for Research on Cancer after claims that the agency's research was compromised by bias in selecting working group members. ...

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Studies

08/17/15 - As bisphenol A (BPA) is removed from consumer products amidst mounting evidence that it can disrupt the endocrine system, an alternative, bisphenol S (BPS), is being widely instituted as a safe alternative. ...

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OEHHA

08/12/15 - The Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment has agreed to initiate a rulemaking [http://www.oehha.ca.gov/prop65/law/070315CEHlead.html] to update the existing Maximum Allowable Dose Level (MADL) for exposure to lead as a Proposition 65 reproductive toxicant. The agency's decision is in response to a petition seeking such an update filed by the Center for Environmental Health (CEH) [see CEH Petitions OEHHA to Change Lead Safe Harbor Level After Lawsuit Fails, July 18, 2015]....

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