Bisphenol A is a high production volume compound and used to produce polymers. Since several years, there has been controversy about the safety of Bisphenol A, related to its application in food contact materials such as baby bottles. Consequently, human exposure to Bisphenol A has been investigated in a number of biomonitoring studies.
Evert Duistermaat of TNO Triskelion has won the ‘Alternatives to Animal Testing’ incentive award, which is granted annually by the Dutch Ministry of Economic Affairs. This year’s incentive award was given in recognition of research into the effects of inhaling substances.
Incentive award for ‘Alternatives to Animal testing’