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EDM number 2163 in 2007-08, proposed by Andrew Pelling on 06/10/2008.
Categorised under the topics of Consumers, Environmental protection, Industrial health and safety and Manufacturing industries.

That this House calls upon the Government to follow the example set by Canada in declaring bisphenol A a toxic chemical requiring determined action to limit human and environmental exposures; and notes with concern Exeter University's research on this chemical, commonly used in plastic containers, cans and dentistry, showing higher heart disease, diabetes risks and liver enzymes arising from concentrations of the chemical in the body.

This motion has been signed by a total of 10 MPs.

Andrew Pelling06/10/2008Croydon CentralIndependentProposed
Kelvin Hopkins07/10/2008Luton NorthLabourSeconded
Paul Holmes07/10/2008ChesterfieldLiberal DemocratSeconded
Mike Hancock08/10/2008Portsmouth SouthLiberal DemocratSeconded
Alan Meale09/10/2008MansfieldLabourSeconded
Bill Etherington13/10/2008Sunderland NorthLabourSeconded
Paul Flynn13/10/2008Newport WestLabourSigned
Rudi Vis15/10/2008Finchley and Golders GreenLabourSigned
John Battle16/10/2008Leeds WestLabourSigned
Alan Simpson22/10/2008Nottingham SouthLabourSigned

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