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Game changer

Fred vom Saal advocates BPA policy reform

Fred Vom Sal

Story by Brian Wallstin | Photos by Rob Hill | MIZZOU magazine 

If Fred vom Saal never publishes another word on the hazards of bisphenol A, he has already transformed a little-known compound into one of the most studied chemicals in the world.

Vom Saal sounded the first warnings about bisphenol A, or BPA, in 1997. His research led to a consumer rebellion against products made with the plastics additive bisphenol A. Now he wants government regulators to take a stand on toxic chemicals in everyday products.

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