New York Senate has introduced New York Senate Bill 86 that aims to ban toys and food containers with bisphenol A (BPA).
Specifically, the bill proposes the following:
- prohibits the sale or offering for sale of toys, liquids, foods and beverages in containers, for children 3 or younger, containing BPA
- requires manufacturers of products containing bisphenol A to use the least toxic alternative chemical compound to replace BPA
This bill was introduced on January 4, 2017.