MU researchers believe high levels of BPA dangerous

Friday, October 1, 2010 | 4:13 p.m. CDT; updated 4:24 p.m. CDT, Sunday, October 10, 2010

COLUMBIA — A new study by researchers at MU and other scientists at the University of California-Davis and Washington State University concluded that human exposure to bisphenol A, a toxic chemical found in many consumer products, is eight to 10 times higher than the EPA “safe” daily intake dose and poses a threat to human health.