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Published on Thursday, 09 January 2014

Gore rids supply chain of PFOA

Written by John Mowbray

Gore fabricMUNICH – Technical outdoor fabric brand Gore says it has completed a project to remove the potential for perfluorooctanoic acid (PFOA) contamination in its full range of functional textiles and membranes throughout its supply chain. PFOA is a potentially hazardous substance associated with the production of certain types of fluorine-based stain and water repellant textile finishes.


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