PFCs: Global Contaminants


Subject:
Pollutants & Toxic Substances , Public Health & Safety , Environment , Environmental Health , Toxicology , Fluoropolymers

Description:
Material about actions to limit the use of perflorinated chemicals (PFCs), such as perfluorooctanoic acid (PFOA), which are used in the production of materials such as non-stick cookware, because of the chemicals' potential carcinogenic effects. Includes reports, policy analysis, news releases, and related material. From the Environmental Working Group, "a non-profit, non-partisan organization dedicated to using the power of information to protect human health and the environment."

Publisher:
Environmental Working Group

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.ewg.org/reports/pfcworld


PID= res:lii-20547