BPA in beer cans: Cheers to an informed debate

Since beer cans have become cool again (even in Belgium, the world’s number one beer country), there’s been increasing coverage in the media of the exposure from the minimal amounts of BPA used to line the aluminum cans. Media outlets,


BPA and fast food: no relation between the two

The headlines should have read that there is no association between total fast food consumption and exposure BPA for the articles about the study by Ami Zota, assistant professor of environmental and occupational health at the George Washington University Milken

The European Commission plans to strengthen the regulation for BPA in food contact materials

As you may have read, the European Commission is planning to strengthen the regulation on the presence of Bisphenol A in food contact materials. Where does this decision come from? In its January 2015 opinion the European Food Safety Authority