Four years ago, our customers started asking if our cans contained BPA. We immediately asked our supplier – and since then have worked with the supplier to eliminate BPA from our cans.
A new study has revived concerns over BPA. “Eating just one 12-ounce serving of canned soup a day for five days straight may lead to more than a 1,000% increase in the amount of the controversial chemical bisphenol A (BPA) in your urine, a new study shows,” reports Denise Mann for WebMD Health News. “BPA is a chemical used in the manufacturing of many metal food and beverage cans, among other uses.”
States have steadily been passing bans on chemicals, including BPA, reported Jonathan Bardeline for GreenBiz.com.
St Jude albacore customers are savvy shoppers who are on top of heath issues, and thanks to them, we are, too!