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

HEAL: Turning the Plastic Tide

Toxic substances are at the root of plastics production and processing, and they represent an essential barrier to the sustainable transition that the world urgently needs. The problem of plastics is the problem of chemical safety.