The FDA issues a warning about a chemical often found in baby bottles and food containers. Two Canadian environmentalists describe what their own experiments reveal about BPA and other chemicals used in everyday foods and products.

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  • Mike Walls vice president of regulatory and technical affairs for the American Chemical Council
  • Bruce Lourie bestselling author, philanthropic executive, environmental entrepreneur, policy expert and non-profit leader.
  • Rick Smith author, environmentalist, and Executive Director of Environmental Defense Canada.

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