Thermal receipts and carbon paper are often contain Bisphenol A (BPA) a hormone mimicking chemical. BPA can contribute to a number of health problems.
Studies have shown that skin absorption of BPA can occur when handling these papers even for just a short period of time. Here's some tips to reduce your exposure to these receipts.
There are growing regulations around the world to limit the amount of BPA in paper. One day, this will no longer be a concern.