Navigation Links
Juvenile Products Manufacturers Association Supports Safety of Baby Bottles
Date:4/17/2008

MT. LAUREL, N.J., April 17 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Juvenile Products Manufacturers Association (JPMA), which represents the leading manufacturers of baby bottles in the United States, stands by the scientific research indicating that plastic baby bottles are safe. JPMA supports the rigorous scientific evaluation process of the National Toxicology Program's (NTP) Center for the Evaluation of Risks to Human Reproduction. Following an expert panel review last year, this week's release of the draft NTP Brief on bisphenol A (BPA) affirms that there are no serious or high level concerns for adverse effects of BPA on human reproduction and development.

Found in a wide variety of products, lightweight and shatter-resistant polycarbonate plastic has been the material of choice in baby bottles for 25 years. The potential for exposure to bisphenol A from bottles has been extensively examined and the results reviewed by government bodies worldwide that have responsibility for assessing the safety of consumer products.

"The findings in NTP's draft report provide reassurance that consumers can continue to use products made from BPA," said Robert Waller, Jr., CAE, president of JPMA. "Sound and respected scientific research has consistently shown there is no danger to consumers when products are used as intended."

There is significant data available on the safety of BPA. From baby bottles and food packaging, to bicycle helmets and eyeglass lenses, as well as incubators and components of many life-saving medical devices, polycarbonate plastic makes everyday lives better and safer.

JPMA encourages parents to contact the bottle manufacturer if they have a question or concern. Most of the manufacturers have toll-free numbers and many have information posted on their Web sites.

JPMA is committed to educating the juvenile product industry and the public about the safety of polycarbonate baby bottles. To that end, JPMA has e
'/>"/>

SOURCE Juvenile Products Manufacturers Association
Copyright©2008 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2

Related medicine news :

1. Soccer Legend Tab Ramos, Subway(R) Restaurants Team Up To Fight Juvenile Obesity Among Latinos
2. FDA Warning of Suicidal Risk Associated with Antidepressants in Juveniles and Young Adults Reviewed at Recent ISCTM Meeting
3. White Hat Brands, Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation Offer the Juice on New Partnership
4. Abbott Receives FDA Approval for HUMIRA(R) (Adalimumab) for Polyarticular Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis
5. Amscot Financial Contributes to the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation, Supporting Upcoming Walk for a Cure
6. Mental health screenings, risk behavior interventions needed in juvenile justice system
7. Drugs Can Ease Juvenile Rheumatoid Arthritis
8. UMass Consortium awarded $300,000 from Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation and Iacocca Foundation
9. Intervening in Preschool Years Can Prevent Juvenile Deliquency
10. The Fresh Market Raises Over $250,000 for Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation
11. ImQuest Presents New Anti-HIV Drug and Topical Microbicide Development Results on Lead Pyrimidinedione Products IQP-0410 and IQP-0528
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:5/23/2015)... On Wednesday, May 20, 2015, CareFirst ... been the target of a sophisticated cyberattack,” and that ... ongoing Information Technology (IT) security efforts in the wake ... most notable attack on health insurers was reported in ... second largest health insurer, revealed that they had suffered ...
(Date:5/23/2015)... Manufacturers are now required to produce water heaters ... Experts in the field agree that the regulation is aimed ... score is what miles per gallon is to your car. ... the minimum HSPF score has been raised to 8.2, technology ... north of 12. Indeed, the regulation was welcomed by environmentalist, ...
(Date:5/23/2015)... May 23, 2015 Javon Bea ... the Sports Medicine and Rehabilitation Center, 557 N. Washington ... Mondays, June 1-July 20, 5:30-6:30 pm. , The 8-week ... and Laurie Finke, RN, BSN, who will offer training ... on nutrition, running mechanics and show selection and weekly ...
(Date:5/23/2015)... Injury lawyer Steven H. Heisler commented today on ... Maryland legislature but which has not been signed to date ... HB 449 with overwhelming bipartisan support on April 10, ... law. This bill ensures that fracking is prohibited in Maryland ... danger of fracking to our water supplies and the air ...
(Date:5/22/2015)... May 22, 2015 Pioneer Millworks, the ... the forefront of designing with reclaimed wood, introducing their ... Los Angeles, California. Their newest offerings, Vat 35, ... surface and color to America's largest design event. , ... at each show, anxious to see and feel the ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:One Headline Making Cyber Attack Sparks Discovery of Another 2Health News:One Headline Making Cyber Attack Sparks Discovery of Another 3Health News:One Headline Making Cyber Attack Sparks Discovery of Another 4Health News:Parker & Sons Welcomes the Department of Energy’s Water Heater Regulation 2Health News:Baltimore Attorney Urges Governor Hogan to Sign the Fracking Moratorium Bill 2Health News:Baltimore Attorney Urges Governor Hogan to Sign the Fracking Moratorium Bill 3Health News:Pioneer Millworks to Reveal New Design Trends with Reclaimed Wood at Dwell on Design in LA 2Health News:Pioneer Millworks to Reveal New Design Trends with Reclaimed Wood at Dwell on Design in LA 3
... adds to growing list of solutions available to help companies ... , DEERFIELD, Ill., June 4 Knowledge and prevention ... you may look or feel healthy, you may not know ... illness. , , That is why Focused Health Solutions, ...
... studies highlight benefits of ACTEMRA as a treatment for ... 4 Roche today announced that oral and poster ... clinical development program will be presented at the 10th ... which will take place June 10-13, 2009, in Copenhagen, ...
... June 4 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- For the first time in ... to gain business insight,and forge strategic alliances at the ... the medical tourism industry worldwide is,growing at 15-20% annually, ... than US$4.4 billion by 2012. As the region,s premier ...
... natural relief for pain, strengthening of immune systems and more ... and more research is showing that most illness, disease and ... health of the cellular immune system with essential nutrition. Key ... essential nutrients and water. This is something that,s become more ...
... On April 13, 2009, the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board ... LLC,s ("Vision Pharma") motion for judgment on the pleadings and ... to Cornerstone Therapeutics, Inc.,s (Nasdaq: CRTX ) ("Cornerstone") ... Vision Pharma,s pending trademark application for the mark VISRX, Cornerstone ...
... 4 - Cepheid (Nasdaq: CPHD ) today ... HAI Testing: Good Medicine and Good Business," which the ... in Infection Control (APIC) annual conference, taking place in ... Systems and menu of molecular diagnostic tests will be ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Focused Health Solutions Helps Make Preventative Health Screenings Simple and More Affordable 2Health News:Focused Health Solutions Helps Make Preventative Health Screenings Simple and More Affordable 3Health News:ACTEMRA(R) (tocilizumab) Studies to be Featured at the European League Against Rheumatism (EULAR) Congress 2Health News:ACTEMRA(R) (tocilizumab) Studies to be Featured at the European League Against Rheumatism (EULAR) Congress 3Health News:ACTEMRA(R) (tocilizumab) Studies to be Featured at the European League Against Rheumatism (EULAR) Congress 4Health News:Singapore to Host Inaugural Healthcare Travel Exhibition & Congress 2Health News:Singapore to Host Inaugural Healthcare Travel Exhibition & Congress 3Health News:Breakthrough Nanotechnology Delivers Safe, Nutrition-Packed Cellular Hydration 2Health News:Breakthrough Nanotechnology Delivers Safe, Nutrition-Packed Cellular Hydration 3Health News:Vision Pharma Is Granted Motion for Judgment 2Health News:Cepheid Announces Symposium Program for 2009 Association for Professionals in Infection Control (APIC) Annual Conference 2Health News:Cepheid Announces Symposium Program for 2009 Association for Professionals in Infection Control (APIC) Annual Conference 3
(Date:5/22/2015)... , May 22, 2015 Research and Markets ... addition of the "Latest Regulations on Pharmaceutical ... to their offering. This is first ... a guidance on international multi-center clinical trials of ... has begun to be implemented on March 1, ...
(Date:5/22/2015)... -- In a sweeping analysis assessing the current state of ... researchers conclude that there remains considerable room for improving ... groups, but especially for adolescents and young adults. The ... underscoring the need to address barriers to care and ... 1 patients achieve optimal metabolic control. ...
(Date:5/22/2015)... REDWOOD CITY, Calif. , May 22, 2015 /PRNewswire/ ... specialty pharmaceutical company focused on the development and commercialization ... breakthrough pain, today announced that interim chief executive officer ... 2015 Healthcare Conference and chief financial officer Tim ... Science Conference. Details of the two presentations are as ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:2015 Regulations on Pharmaceutical International Multi-Center Clinical Trials in China 2Study Reveals Poor Disease Control Among Adolescents and Young Adults with Type 1 Diabetes 2Study Reveals Poor Disease Control Among Adolescents and Young Adults with Type 1 Diabetes 3Study Reveals Poor Disease Control Among Adolescents and Young Adults with Type 1 Diabetes 4Study Reveals Poor Disease Control Among Adolescents and Young Adults with Type 1 Diabetes 5AcelRx Pharmaceuticals to Present at Two Upcoming Investor Conferences In June 2
... 15, 2011 Irvine Pharmaceutical Services is pleased to ... Irvine,s analytical management team as the new Manager of ... of analytical experience.  Dr.  Al-Ammar has over fourteen years ... papers published in both the United States and Europe. ...
... 2011 ViroPharma Incorporated (Nasdaq: VPHM ... granted ViroPharma Centralized Marketing Authorization for Cinryze® (C1 ... angioedema (HAE) for routine prevention, pre-procedure prevention and ... includes a self administration option for appropriately trained ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Dr. Assad Al-Ammar Joins Irvine Pharmaceutical Services as the New Minerals Analysis Manager in Response to the Growing Needs for USP Elemental Impurities Testing 2ViroPharma's Cinryze® (C1 Inhibitor [Human]) Granted European Marketing Authorization for Hereditary Angioedema (HAE) 2ViroPharma's Cinryze® (C1 Inhibitor [Human]) Granted European Marketing Authorization for Hereditary Angioedema (HAE) 3ViroPharma's Cinryze® (C1 Inhibitor [Human]) Granted European Marketing Authorization for Hereditary Angioedema (HAE) 4ViroPharma's Cinryze® (C1 Inhibitor [Human]) Granted European Marketing Authorization for Hereditary Angioedema (HAE) 5ViroPharma's Cinryze® (C1 Inhibitor [Human]) Granted European Marketing Authorization for Hereditary Angioedema (HAE) 6
... ARUP Laboratories is a national reference ... laboratory research and development. ARUP offers an ... unique medical tests in clinical and anatomic ... ARUP Laboratories' clients include more than half ...
... ARUP Laboratories is a national reference ... laboratory research and development. ARUP offers an ... unique medical tests in clinical and anatomic ... ARUP Laboratories' clients include more than half ...
... ARUP Laboratories is a national reference ... laboratory research and development. ARUP offers an ... unique medical tests in clinical and anatomic ... ARUP Laboratories' clients include more than half ...
... a national reference laboratory and a worldwide ... ARUP offers an extensive test menu of ... clinical and anatomic pathology. Owned by the ... more than half of the nation's university ...
Medicine Products: