Phthalates and Bisphenol A
• Phthalates and BPA are man‐made chemicals called endocrine disruptors.
• Phthalates and bisphenol A (BPA) are used for a variety of purposes in plastics and personal care products.
• They can affect hormones such as estrogen and testosterone, which are important for the reproductive system.
• They can potentially interfere with normal growth and brain development.