China bans BPA, leaving U.S. behind yet again
March 15, 2011, 12:54 p.m. by Switchboard Natural Resources Defense Council Staff Blog
Dr. Sarah Janssen, NRDC health expert, doctor and mom, posts regarding the China BPA ban.
Americans have twice as much BPA in their bodies as Canadians
February 23, 2011, 8 a.m. by Jenn Savedge
New survey finds Americans have much more bisphenol A in their bodies than Canadians — but no one knows why.
Toxic chemicals in pregnant women: A Q&A with Sarah Janssen
February 7, 2011, 3:10 p.m. by Smarter Living
NRDC scientist Sarah Janssen discusses how at least 163 chemicals can be found in pregnant women and why everyone should care about the implications.
Is your city wasteful?
January 20, 2011, 6:25 a.m.
From hanging clothes out to dry to using rain barrels and buying secondhand clothes, the Nalgene Least Wasteful Cities Study puts the nation’s top 25 metro areas under scrutiny for wasteful behavior.
Pregnant women are carrying a lot more than just a new baby
January 18, 2011, 3:39 p.m. by Switchboard Natural Resources Defense Council Staff Blog
NRDC health scientist Dr. Sarah Janssen writes about a new study that found multiple chemicals in the blood and urine of pregnant U.S. women.
BPA may influence success of in vitro fertilization
December 21, 2010, 2 p.m. by Jenn Savedge
New study finds link between BPA exposure and the likelihood of success with IVF treatment.