HEAL: The Problems with PFAS

PFAS: short for per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances, chemicals used in products such as non-stick cookware, food packaging, water-resistant clothing and stain-resistant carpeting

HEAL: The Problems with PFAS

PFAS (per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances) are a class of thousands of “forever chemicals” constituting a global threat to public and environmental health.1

Arnika/CHEM Trust/HEAL: Throwaway Packaging, Forever Chemicals

This report is based on a European study, carried out by 8 civil society organisations, into the presence of per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) in paper, board and moulded plant fibre disposable food packaging and tableware, sold in six European countries