PHOENIX – “We’ve gotten a lot of phone calls about BPA free paper,” Mike Rapier said.
Mike Rapier, who owns Liberty Paper Products, a paper distribution company in south Phoenix says more and more consumers are expressing concern about BPA.
“We’ve taken the steps to be a BPA-free plant,” he said.
Mike says he decided to make the switch after learning about the variety of health hazards linked to the controversial chemical, bisphenol-A, commonly known as BPA.
“Ranging from cancer, obesity, asthma, heart disease, reproductive toxicity, neurological toxicity,” Leeann Brown with the Environmental Working Group said.