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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Senate Hearing on BPA Ban Tomorrow

The Senate Environment and Natural Resources Committee will hear testimony about SB 695, the BPA-Free Baby Bill, banning toxic bisphenol A from baby bottles, sippy cups, reusable water bottles, and infant formula cans tomorrow, March 15, at 3:00 PM, HR C

Media Advisory for first public hearing in the Oregon Senate on SB 695, the BPA-Free Baby bill, banning bisphenol A in children's food and drink containers.

Mar 14, 2011

WHO:  Advocates testifying on behalf of the bill include:

Senator Brian Boquist, Bill Co-Sponsor

Renee Hackenmiller-Paradis, MPH, PhD, Environmental Health Program Director, Oregon Environmental Council

Mark Rossolo, Director of Public Affairs, GREENGUARD Environmental Institute/Oregon Business Association

Catherine Thomasson, MD, Oregon Medical Association

WHAT:  First public hearing on SB 695, the BPA-Free Baby bill, which protects children’s health by banning BPA from their food and drink containers           

WHEN:  Tuesday, March 15, 3:00 PM -  5:00 PM           

WHERE:  Capitol Building, Hearing Room C, Salem

 

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