Bisphenol A in relined...
Bisphenol A in relined pipes
Assignment to carry out a survey regarding to what extent bisphenol A is released in drinking water from relined pipes.
The assignment shall be carried out in co-operation with the Swedish National Board of Housing, Building and Planning and the National Food Agency and the a final report is to be presented on 15 December 2013. A first report shall be presented on 15 September 2012.
KemI Report 7/13: Emission of bisphenol A (BPA) from restored drinking water pipes. Report of a government assignment. English summary on page 9.
From the glossary
Bisphenol A, also called 4,4'-dihydroxi-2,2-diphenylenylpropane and BPA, is one of the world´s most common plastic chemicals. BPA is an organic compound where two phenyl molecules are bound to the same coal in a propane chain.
Government assignment -
Governmental instructions or assignment to conduct an investigation.