Gallery: NY’s Suffolk County Becomes First to Ban BPA in Receipt Papers...

New York’s Suffolk County has become the first one in the United States to ban retailers from issuing register receipts that contain Bisphenol-A (BPA). The legislation, called the Safer Sales Slip Act, will prohibit the harmful chemical, which has been linked to a long list of potential health problems, from being used in area cash register receipts going forward.

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