9 III 2016 - RIVM recommends more stringent EU standards BPA 

 

RIVM is the Dutch National Institute for Public health and the Environment and issues recommendations for risk management of BPA as human health and environmental hazard. RIVM’s report summarises new studies showing that BPA at levels lower than currently accepted European exposure limits can harm the immune system of unborn and young children.

 

This document is available en dutch and english at http://www.rivm.nl/dsresource?objectid=rivmp:306232&type=org&disposition=inline&ns_nc=1

 

An article about this report RIVM: BPA exposure should be reduced by Joe Whitworth summarises the main issues of this document : European standards for Bisphenol A (BPA) exposure should be revisited, according to the Dutch National Institute for Public Health and the Environment (RIVM).