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Goodbye to some PFAS in food packaging

By August 5, 2020PFAS in the news

Companies agree to phase out short-chain substances that contain 6:2 fluorotelomer alcohol

Chemical manufacturers are planning to gradually ramp down sales of certain short-chain per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) used as grease-proofing agents on fast food wrappers, take-out containers, and other paper-based food packaging, the US Food and Drug Administration announced July 31. Read more…