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Bottle BPA sticks around

(article, Culinate staff)

As the Ethicurean recently reported, a new study has confirmed that yes, the suspected endocrine disruptor bisphenol A is persistent in human bodies. The guinea pigs? More than six dozen Harvard students, who drank from steel bottles for one week, then BPA-containing polycarbonate bottles for another week. And the results? A 69 percent increase in BPA concentration in the students' urine. Yum.