ECHA’s committees recommend restricting a subgroup of PFAS

June 17, 2020

EU Committee Recommends Restricting PFHxS Use

The Committee for Socio-economic Analysis (SEAC) supported Norway’s proposal to restrict the use of perfluorohexane-1-sulphonic acid (PFHxS) to prevent it being used as a regrettable substitute for another 'forever chemical' PFOA, which will be banned from July onwards.


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