From Dr. Mercola:
You might grab them without thinking, but recent research has produced some sobering statistics – suggesting causation for IQ loss, diabetes and infertility. What’s more, even minute concentrations can lead to cancer.
- Despite promises to phase out use of BPA, two-thirds of cans still contain the hormone-mimicking chemical. Among the worst offenders are Campbell’s, General Mills, and Del Monte
- Campbell’s and Del Monte have now announced they will remove BPA from their products by the middle of 2017 and this year respectively
- Endocrine-disrupting chemicals such as BPA are likely to contribute substantially to disease and dysfunction, including obesity, and result in about $209 billion in health and economic costs in the European Union