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- Vilarinho, F.; Sendón, R.; van der Kellen, A.; Vaz, M.F.; Silva, A. Sanches
- Trends in food science & technology 2019 v.91 pp. 33-65
- European Union; bisphenol A; chemical structure; coatings; durability; epoxides; estradiol; fluorescence; food contact surfaces; food packaging; gas chromatography-mass spectrometry; high performance liquid chromatography; monitoring; paper; resins; ultra-performance liquid chromatography
- ... Bisphenol A (BPA) is mainly used in the production of polycarbonate, a material with high durability and strength. This chemical is also used in the production of epoxy resins, applied in the coating of metal surfaces in contact with food. Moreover, it is employed in thermal paper. BPA has been widely reported by the media, being the aim of diverse scientific studies, since it is a xenoestrogen wi ...