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Food Safety / BPA #1032501

NBC Evening News for Thursday, Oct 04, 2012
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(Studio: Brian Williams) Report introduced.

(Berkeley: Robert Bazell) A study suggesting that mothers may be passing the effects of the chemical BPA to their infant sons at birth examined; details given about the link between BPA and thyroid hormone levels; statement from the American Chemistry Council quoted. [Mother Jenna FORDER††- says she is avoiding plastic.] [University of California at Berkeley Kim HARLEY†- says it could be impacting the learning and memory and behavior of children later in life.]

Reporter(s):
Williams, Brian;
Bazell, Robert
Duration:
00:02:20

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