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Old 07-26-2010, 06:49 PM   #1
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Save those receipts...or not?

Now receipts may be bad for you?

AOL Exclusive: Receipts Containing BPA Could Be Harmful to Your Health

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No wonder the caveman lived so long. They didn't have any contact with grocery receipts, charcoal grilles, DDT, etc., etc,. Who thinks up this stuff?

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Another good reason to stay out of stores.
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Old 07-27-2010, 09:33 AM   #4
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Originally Posted by easysurfer View Post
Actually, if you're worried about BPA, then don't eat food from cans. Many tin cans are lined with a film that often contains BPA. As far as I know, most people don't eat their grocery receipts, but they probably do eat the canned food they buy.

See, e.g.:

BPA Danger may be greater from Tin Cans than Water Bottles : TreeHugger
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