Bisphenol A (BPA)
Cat. No.: 5221BPA
Bisphenol A (BPA) is used in the production of poly carbonate plastics, used for among others, bottles for baby food and drinking water.
BPA is a known endocrine disruptor, mimicking estrogens and thyroid hormones. Many studies have shown negative health effects in laboratory animals exposed to BPA. EU legislation sets a Specific Migration Limit (SML) of 0.6 ppm BPA in food.
The Bisphenol ELISA is a competitive enzyme immunoassay (ELISA) for the detection of bisphenol in milk and (surface) water samples.
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