BPA Substitute, BPS, Is Itself An Endocrine-Disrupter & May Increase Aggressiveness Of Breast Cancer


Published on April 5th, 2017 | by James Ayre


April 5th, 2017 by  

In a very unsurprising bit of news, it turns out that the BPA (bisphenol A) substitute used in many “BPA-Free” products, BPS (bisphenol S), is itself an endocrine-disrupting compound that may increase the aggressiveness of various types of cancer (breast cancer, etc.), according to new research.

I say “unsurprising” here because if one chemical compound is similar enough to another one to function in a similar way and serve as a substitute … it would certainly follow that the possibility was there that the same dangers would be present (and that there simply wasn’t the research conducted yet to show the

... read more at: https://cleantechnica.com/2017/04/05/bpa-substitute-bps-endocrine-disrupter-may-increase-aggressiveness-breast-cancer/