in this issue
Chemical Week Magazine :: Business & Finance :: Europe/Mideast
Germany and Norway call for information on PFOA and related substances
March 6, 2014 | Michael Ravenscroft
The German and Norwegian authorities are working on a restriction proposal for perfluorooactanoic acid (PFOA) and PFOA-related substances and have launched a call for information, the European Chemicals Agency (ECHA; Helsinki) has announced. Related substances include precursors that can be degraded to PFOA. The following substances are foreseen to be covered by the restriction proposal: perfluorooactanoic acid, any other linear- or branched perfluoroheptyl derivative, and any linear- or branched perfluorooctyl derivatives. The authorities wish to identify the...
This information is only available to Chemical Week subscribers.
Forgot your user ID or password?
Not an IHS Chemical Week member yet?
Here's why you should be:
100% Satisfaction Guarantee