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Subject:  Re: organic baby products Date:  3/10/2008  1:42 PM
Author:  sheila727 Number:  878 of 890

Most plastics today, and the invisible coating inside the cans containing canned vegetables, fruits, and soups, contain bisphenol-A, which is a synthetic estrogen and, if it accumulates in animals, humans, shellfish, whatever -- can have hormonally disruptive effects. These plastic items include baby bottles, baby toys, you name it. But there are alternatives emerging.

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