Ban Hormone-bending Thermal Paper, Say Scientists

Using hand sanitizer, then touching thermal paper and eating will cause your body's concentration of BPA, an endocrine disruptor, to spike.

Ruth Schuster
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Thermal paper is coated with BPA, which is a recognized hormone disruptor. But other coatings have proved to be no better.Credit: Tijmen Stam, Wikimedia Commons