Terephthalic And Isophthalic Acids From Can Coatings (September 2000)

The views of the Committee were sought on the health implications of the results of a survey of terephthalic acid (TA) and isophthalic acid (IA) migration from can coatings into food. In particular the Committee was asked to give its views on the possibility that these compounds might have endocrine disruptor activity.