Even though the Canadian government banned BPA in baby bottles two years ago, they recently concluded that no health risk is posed when BPA is used in food packaging. Based on the overall weight of evidence, the findings… [Continue Reading]
We recently had the opportunity to try out Freezycups from Life Without Plastic. As the name implies, their specialty is products made without plastic. They offer a huge variety of items from eating gear to… [Continue Reading]
It felt like a rumor when I first heard it. The All-American soup company going BPA-free? But it’s true. And I can’t tell you how much I’m savoring the parent-driven, grassroots movement that created the kind of change that legislation often can’t.
Finding safer cups and dishes for older kids has been a challenge. We’re embarking on an expedition to see what we can find. Our list is growing as we confirm more BPA, PVC, phthalate, and… [Continue Reading]
We’ve talked extensively about BPA-based epoxy linings commonly used in aluminum cans, especially in regards to finding BPA-free tomatoes. It was a difficult task because of their acidic nature, but we finally found Pomi. Not… [Continue Reading]
Um, did I say excuses? I meant reasons, of course. 10 Reasons to Buy a Stainless Steel Water Bottle Avoid Extra Chemicals – there’s enough to worry about with rocket fuel and other hormone-disruptors already… [Continue Reading]