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  Sharing your concerns about plastic container safety

Eastman Tritan™ copolyester is used in food contact products around the world. To ensure the safety of Tritan, Eastman conducted extensive testing over many years using well-recognized scientific methods. Accredited universities and independent third-party labs tested Tritan, and the results have overwhelmingly demonstrated that it is safe and free of estrogenic and androgenic activity. Eastman continues to stand by this testing and the safety of Tritan.

Eastman knows it’s natural for consumers like you to be concerned about the safety of plastics you and your family use every day. With so much conflicting information circulating in the media, how do you know what to believe? Eastman is committed to providing credible, scientific information that supports the safety of its products. We are serious about safety.

We want to share some of the steps we have taken to help ensure the safety of Tritan. For more information about the safety of Tritan, visit these pages:

Safety Attributes
Safety Testing
Basic Plastic FAQs
Tritan Safety — Get the Facts
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For more information about Eastman Tritan™ copolyester and your concerns about plastics. Send us an email to share your thoughts or ask us questions.

If you’re a media member and would like more information, visit the Tritan media room or call 262-938-5556.

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Plastic Safety FAQs

We understand that there might be some confusion as to the safety of plastics claiming to be BPA-free. To set the record straight, Tritan is not only BPA-free, but it is not manufactured with bisphenol-S or any other bisphenol compounds. In addition, third-party labs have tested Tritan and the results have demonstrated that it is free of estrogenic and androgenic activity.

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