A Better Test for BPA and Other Chemicals
Top of Mind with Julie Rose - Radio Archive, Episode 586 , Segment 6
Episode: Meaning of Freedom, Who is Uncle Sam, Making of Heroes
- Jul 3, 2017 11:00 pm
- 20:26 mins
Guest: Bradley Bundy, PhD, Professor of Chemical Engineering, BYU; Mike Alder, Director, BYU Technology Transfer Office There’s a growing concern in public health over a class of chemicals that can disrupt the endocrine system and are linked to cancer and other developmental disorders. These endocrine-disrupting chemicals are found in pesticides, metals, food additives, plastics and even personal care products. BYU chemical engineering professor Brad Bundy is developing a quick way to test for the presence of these chemicals.