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Published on Thursday, 11 February 2016

Concerns raised over short-chain PFCs

Written by Stacey Dove
Chemical testing

The pre-cursor fluorotelomer alcohols which are found in C6 chemistry indicate more severe endocrine disruptors than those in C8 chemistry – that's one of the findings, also supported by earlier research, of ongoing Swedish research into textile industry efforts to develop more environmentally benign substitutes for fluorinated chemicals.


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