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California enacts BPA ban

October 2011

On October 4, 2011, California Gov. Jerry Brown signed an EWG-backed bill to ban BPA in sippy cups and baby bottles. After this victory, the chemical industry, reversed itself and said it would no longer battle measures to rid baby bottles and sippy cups of BPA.

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