PLEASE NOTE: This site uses cookies and similar technologies.

If you do not change your browser settings you are agreeing to their use.

Ecotexile News
Ecotexile News
Ecotexile News
Ecotexile News
Social Media
Home Twitter Facebook Linked In RSS Feed
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.


THE ECOTEXTILE NEWS BACK ISSUE ARCHIVE

Job of the Week

Brand and Retail Sustainability Advisor
DyStar, Frankfurt, Germany

DyStar is seeking an effective communicator with experience of HSE issues in the textile dyeing and finishing sector. The position involves liaising with leading brands & retailers and representing DyStar's expertise externally to stakeholders such as the ZDHC, SAC and end-users.

Need to advertise a job? Email: info@mclglobal.net to promote your listing through Careers in Textiles.

Reference Tools