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Subsitute for BPA in epoxy looks ‘promising’

Tuesday, April 30th, 2013 | Permalink

Researchers at the University of Massachusetts Lowell say they have identified and tested a potential chemical substitute for bisphenol A (BPA) in epoxy. Use of epoxy in food contact applications, such as can linings, have been under pressure because of concerns about potential health effects of the BPA used to make it. With financial support from the Massachusetts Toxics Use Reduction Institute, the researchers studied a possible alternate–the bis(epoxide) of 2,2,4,4-tetramethyl-1,3-cyclobutanediol. Tagging Options Domain:  All Sites Keywords:  BPA estrogenic epoxy read more

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Groups Urge HHS To Issue Rules On Medical Company-Doc …

Monday, January 7th, 2013 | Permalink

The law, part of the Affordable Care Act, requires drug, medical device , biologic, and medical equipment manufacturers to collect data on financial relationships with doctors and hospitals, and to report that data to the Centers …

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Longer Looks: Are 'Pods' The Solution To Our Long-Term Care Crisis?

Thursday, November 29th, 2012 | Permalink

Are they medical devices under the purview of the F.D.A., or are they consumer products regulated by the [Consumer Product Safety Commission]? (Ron Nixon, 11/25). Los Angeles Times: An Ethics Debate Over Embryos On …

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Longer Looks: Are 'Pods' The Solution To Our Long-Term Care Crisis?

The Best Medicine For Fixing The Modern Hospital – Kaiser Health …

Monday, November 26th, 2012 | Permalink

Hallways and facades will feature works of art. Modern medicine has produced an astounding cornucopia of technology: medical devices , pharmaceuticals, imaging equipment, surgical tools. The hospital itself will now be part …

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Administration Expected to Release Many New Rules For Health …

Friday, November 16th, 2012 | Permalink

But also closely awaited are decisions about how the government will tax medical devices , allot the shrinking pool of money for hospitals that treat the uninsured, and determine how birth control insurance coverage can be …

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