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What is Mom’s Perspective??

What is Mom’s Perspective??

Hi everyone! I’m Patricia Nance, Science Outreach & Initiatives Leader at Toxicology Excellence for Risk Assessment (TERA) and the Program Manager of the KidsChemicalSafety.org website. I have worked in the environmental health and risk assessment field for over 18 years. I am also a mom of 2 wonderful little girls,

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Mommy My Tongue Tastes Funny

Mommy My Tongue Tastes Funny

My 5 year old daughter walked into the kitchen the other day with tears in her eyes and said, “Mommy my tongues tastes funny!”  When I asked her what she had put into her mouth, she replied, “Nothing.”  Of course, as she stood in front of me with her tongue

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What is the recent buzz about BPA in receipt paper?

What is the recent buzz about BPA in receipt paper?

As previously discussed on this website (see “BPA and Plastics – What you need to know”), BPA also known as bisphenol A, is a chemical present at up to 2% by weight in thermal paper, which includes receipts, labels, and tickets. BPA in these materials is more available for exposure

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