Published on Thursday, 25 April 2013
Jack Wolfskin publishes PFC-phase out plan
Written by John Mowbray
IDSTEIN – At a meeting today in Germany, Jack Wolfskin published a detailed and transparent roadmap for the complete phase-out perfluorinated chemistry (PFC) and other ‘hazardous’ textile chemicals in its supply chain by 2020. The well-known brand also announced a new long-term research partnership with the Helmholtz-Zentrum Geesthacht (Centre for Materials and Coastal Research) and the Fresenius University to improve its overall environmental impact and help it reach its new targets.