A Biologist Exposes the Dangers of bisphenol A and Earns the Wrath of the Plastic Industry

Angela C. Bond/The Pitch
The Pitch | April 29, 2008
Missouri biologist Frederick vom Saal's willingness to speak frankly about his findings is alarming to the top five makers of bisphenol A: Dow Chemical, Bayer Material Science, Sunoco Chemicals, SABIC Innovative Plastics and Hexion Specialty Chemicals. And now, after years of quietly publishing studies in scientific journals and presenting papers at toxicological conventions, he is starting to be heard.

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