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FDA Announces the Voluntary Phase-Out by Industry of Certain PFAS Used in Food Packaging

By July 31, 2020PFAS in the news

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is announcing the voluntary phase-out of a certain type of short-chain per- and poly-fluoroalkyl substances (PFAS), that contain 6:2 fluorotelomer alcohol (6:2 FTOH), which may be found in certain food contact substances used as grease-proofing agents on paper and paperboard food packaging. Read more…