Category Archives: Polyfluoroalkyl substances

Norway has banned PFOA in consumer products

PFOA Norway has been pioneering and was the first country to ban the surfactant perfluorooctanoic acid (PFOA). From June 1, 2014 it is not allowed to produce, import, export or sell consumer products and textiles containing ≥ 0.001 weight% of PFOA and/or its salts and esters, and single parts of the product must not contain…
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