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Bisphenol-A, a hormone-disrupting chemical linked to cancer, diabetes, early puberty and neurological problems, might now be lurking in your wallet.
Twenty-one out of the 22 $1 bills tested in California, 17 other states and Washington, D.C., carried small amounts of the chemical, which is commonly used in plastic bottles as well as in food can liners, adhesives, sports safety gear and dental sealants, according to a report being released today by the group Safer Chemicals, Healthy Families
Originally posted by ignorant_ape
Solution = don’t eat bank notes or till receipts , simples
Originally posted by The GUT
Thanks for keeping an eye out, ProtoplasmicTraveler. I keep telling myself to not be so focused on wikileaks that I miss some real news, but I've been failing miserably.
Scary stuff here and the worst-case implications are bone chilling. The evidence just keeps adding up that chaos & bitter tears are in our near future.
If it does come down to it: I ain't takin' no chip