bisphenol


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bis·phe·nol

 (bĭs′fē′nôl′, -nōl′, -nŏl′)
n.
Any of several organic compounds containing two phenol groups.

bisphenol

(ˈbɪsfənɒl)
n
a synthetic organic compound used to make plastics and resins
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Olin's second quarter 2017 adjusted EBITDA will be reduced by approximately $45 million due to the combined impact from an extended vinyl chloride monomer (VCM) plant turnaround and an unplanned Bisphenol A plant outage.
L'Agence europeenne des produits chimiques, l'ECHA, a annonce reconnaitre que le bisphenol A, deja present sur sa liste des "substances extremement preoccupantes", est un perturbateur endocrinien.
Variability and predictors of urinary bisphenol A concentrations during pregnancy.
The global Bisphenol A market considers the marketplace for the production, sale, and the distribution of the chemical compound Bisphenol A, a product primarily derived by the condensation reaction of phenol and acetone is a commercially valuable product.
USPRwire, Wed Apr 13 2016] GlobalData's new report, "Bisphenol A Industry Outlook in Japan to 2019 - Market Size, Company Share, Price Trends, Capacity Forecasts of All Active and Planned Plants", provides in-depth coverage of Japan's Bisphenol A industry and presents major market trends.
Bisphenol A (BPA) is a synthetic xenoestrogenic compound as [1] which is widely used as a key monomer in production of various polycarbonate plastics and epoxy resins, such as food and drink containers, baby bottles, and dental sealants [2].
A review of 32 studies (25 in vitro and 7 in vivo) revealed that bisphenol S and bisphenol F have endocrine-disrupting effects similar to those of bisphenol A.
Bisphenol A (BPA) has been implicated as an obesogen, a compound that alters lipid metabolism, promoting development of adipocytes (fat cells) and accumulation of fat.
Bisphenol S has the same toxic, hormone-disrupting effects in cells and in animals as its relative bisphenol A.
The EcoWaste Coalition has called on Acting Health Secretary Janette Garin to sign an administrative order that would ban plastic products containing the chemical Bisphenol A (BPA) in the Philippines.
Bisphenol A [BPA, 2,2-bis(4-hydroxyphenyl)propane: CAS #80-05-7] is a man-made organic compound [15,16], which is comprised of two phenol rings which are linked by a methyl bridge, with two methyl functional groups connected to the bridge [17].