Eastman Chemical went a step beyond calling Tritan plastic BPA-free, setting off a legal challenge. Eastman hide caption

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Beyond BPA: Court Battle Reveals A Shift In Debate Over Plastic Safety

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PlastiPure helps manufacturers create water bottles and other plastic products that have no estrogenic activity. PlastiPure hide caption

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BPA-Free Plastics Going On Trial In Texas

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Environmental groups say a ban would protect consumers from the health effects of BPA that leaches from products including some soup cans. Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images hide caption

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Feds Reject Petition To Ban BPA In Food

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A Harvard study found dramatically higher BPA exposure in people who ate canned soup. The researchers used different varieties of Progresso-brand vegetable soups, but BPA is found in the epoxy resins used to coat the inside of many food and beverage cans. Maggie Starbard/NPR hide caption

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