BPA has been a cause for concern for some time now, why being aware of what goes into what we bring into our homes is so important –
Bisphenol A, also known as BPA, has been found to interfere with the way hormones work. A chemical used in refillable drinks bottles and food storage containers could cause ‘serious effects to human health’ Researchers found it can make girls as young as three aggressive and hyperactive. And it has been linked to cancer, obesity and male infertility. Now the European Chemicals Agency has identified the chemical – also known as BPA – as a “substance of very high concern”.