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bisphenol A

Known as: 2,2-bis(4-hydroxyphenyl)propane, 4,4' isopropylidinediphenol, diphenylolpropane 
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Review
2013
Review
2013
There is growing evidence that bisphenol A (BPA) may adversely affect humans. BPA is an endocrine disruptor that has been shown… Expand
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Review
2009
Review
2009
In 1991, a group of 21 scientists gathered at the Wingspread Conference Center to discuss evidence of developmental alterations… Expand
Review
2008
Review
2008
Background Bisphenol A (BPA) and 4-tertiary-octylphenol (tOP) are industrial chemicals used in the manufacture of polycarbonate… Expand
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Review
2007
Review
2007
The plastic monomer and plasticizer bisphenol A (BPA) is one of the highest volume chemicals produced worldwide. BPA is used in… Expand
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Review
2007
Review
2007
Concern is mounting regarding the human health and environmental effects of bisphenol A (BPA), a high-production-volume chemical… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
The hypothesis of fetal origins of adult disease posits that early developmental exposures involve epigenetic modifications, such… Expand
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Review
2005
Review
2005
Bisphenol A (BPA) is the monomer used to manufacture polycarbonate plastic, the resin lining of cans, and other products, with… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Bisphenol A (BPA) is used to manufacture polycarbonate plastic and epoxy resins, which are used in baby bottles, as protective… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Plastics and pesticides are examples of products that contain oestrogenic endocrine-disrupting chemicals, or EEDCs, which can… Expand
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Review
1998
Review
1998
Bisphenol A (CAS 85-05-7) may be released into the environment through its use and handling, and permitted discharges. BPA is… Expand