Go customers! The government can sit on its butt but when Wal-Mart talks, suppliers listen.
Nalgene will make Eastman Chemicals very happy, as they make Tritan copolyester, a BPA free substitute with many of the same properties.
The next step is to get it out of cans, particularly baby formula. This will be a harder battle; it is not as visible and well-known as an issue. The New York Times quotes the chair of the North American Metal Packaging Alliance, an industry group, as saying that researchers had been unable to develop an alternative lining that performs as well as the current epoxy. "The epoxy resins are the gold standard right now." ::New York Times image: creative commons Bradley J
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