Baby Cups Brunswick GA

As concern about toxic chemicals leaching from plastic baby products mounts, parents are examining everything that goes into the mouths of their babes. Infants and young children, with their developing reproductive systems, are particularly susceptible to BPA exposure.

Essentials Dance & Formal Wear
(912) 265-1111
4234 Coral Park Drive
Brunswick, GA
 
Cutie Patooties
(912) 289-2016
1609 Reynolds St.
Brunswick, GA
 
KooKoo Bear Baby and Kids
(678) 291-9399
5270 Peachtree Parkway
Norcross , GA
Alternate Phone Number
800-475-6909

Natural Organic Baby
(770) 498-1178
7386 Bayside Trail
Stone Mountain, GA

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Better for Babies
(877) 303-4050
266 Almon Road
Carrollton, GA

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Rebecca's Closet
(912) 262-0114
3421 Cypress Mill Rd
Brunswick, GA
 
A Small Green Footprint
(706) 227-9116
264 Georgia Ave
Athens, GA

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ecoEmporium
(404) 875-5224
1000 MARIETTA STREET Suite 114
ATLANTA, GA

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Sum-Bo-Shine Naturals & Organics
(800) 817-5209
Sandhurst Drive
Woodstock, GA

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The Natural Mothering Shop
(770) 591-4940
895 Elnora Drive
Marietta, GA

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As concern about toxic chemicals leaching from plastic baby products mounts, parents are examining everything that goes into the mouths of their babes. The reason for alarm: a recent report suggesting that significant (read dangerous) levels of bisphenol-A (BPA) can be found not only in baby bottles, but many other beverage containers. The report links BPA with genital abnormality, breast cancer, and obesity. Canada, in fact, just declared the chemical toxic.

Infants and young children, with their developing reproductive systems, are particularly susceptible to BPA exposure. “BPA does have an estrogenic influence, and it’s not wise to expose infants to chemicals that may alter their hormones,” says David Carpenter, director of the Institute for Health and Environment at the University of Albany in New York.

Why take the risk when you can sip pretty with a BPA-free cup? One tip: Avoid cups with a No. 7 recycling code. For more info go to www.chej.org/BPA_Website.htm.

Here’s a roundup of our favorite, BPA-free sippy cups:

Klean Kanteen: (12 oz, $17.95; kleankanteen.com ) Stainless steel and polypropylene cap. Excellent for purists. The Safe Sippy: (11 oz, $14.95; thesafesippy.com) Stainless steel; polypropylene cap. The rubber outer sleeve prevents denting and also provides insulation.

BornFree Training Cup: (7 oz, $9.99; newbornfree.com ) Made from polypropylene, this cup has a special spout to ease the transition from bottle to cup.

Thinkbaby trainer cup: (9 oz, $8.99; thinkbabybottles.com ) Made from polyether sulfone (PES), a high-quality, medical-grade plastic, the cup and packaging are specifically tested for phthalates, PVC, and lead, as well as BPA.

For four more safe sippy cups, go to www.naturalsolutionsmag.com .

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