Last week was momentous. Corporate America is finally starting to get the picture regarding the possible harmful effects of toxins like BPA– especially in baby and children’s products. First, Wal-Mart announced it is removing all baby items with BPA. Now, Toys-R-US is doing almost the same thing by phasing such products out. Great news! Check out these articles on the matter (click article title to link to article) . . .

Limit Your Plastics Exposure, from the Washington Post

More US retailers give BPA the boot, from USA Today

Fed Report Addresses Plastic Dangers, from

Health Buzz: Toxic Pets and Other Health News, from U.S. News and World Report

Update: Toys ‘R’ Us to Phase Out BPA Baby Bottles, from the Washington Post

Is your Plastic Water Bottle or Baby Bottle Unsafe?, from WCPO-TV (ABC-Cincinnati)

Banning BPA from baby bottles ‘prudent’, from Northumberland Today (Coburg, Ontario)