As we all know, more and more customers prefer BPA free thermal paper currently, some is customer’s habit changing, some because of goverment policy. But why BPA free thermal paper are more and more popular? why so many customer choose BPA free thermal paper, now Greatshine paper would like to share some info as follows:
1, Before we know BPA free thermal paper, we need to know what is BPA and why its harmful to our body? Bisphenol A, also known as BPA, is used in the manufacture of hard plastics and epoxy resins. There are a variety of familiar products which use materials containing this substance, including: toys, hard plastic food and beverage containers, thermal receipts, dental materials, cigarette filters, and coatings used to line metal food product cans. It was first approved by the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for food contact applications in the 1960s. Beverage cans were also previously lined with BPA, but have largely been replaced as of 2001. BPA is an endocrine disruptor linked to heart disease, diabetes, liver toxicity, sexual and behavioral problems, some cancers and more.
2, Just because of BPA is harmful for our health, then we must change to BPA free thermal paper and found its replacement BPS.
Greatshine Paper can supply 55gsm, 58gsm, 65gsm BPA free thermal paper, POS rolls, Thermal receipt based on customer’s requirements, we kindly advise customers change thermal paper to BPA free grade to protect our environment and health.