WARNING: Whats Lurking in Your “biodegradable” Food Containers?

STORY AT-A-GLANCE Per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS), widely used chemicals that make products water-, oil-, grease- and stain-resistant, are associated with significant health hazards PFAS chemicals take thousands of years to degrade, which is why many refer to them as “forever chemicals.” Disturbingly, these toxic chemicals have become ubiquitous in our environment One source of […]

What?? PFAS In Your Toilet Paper??? Indications of Toxic PFAS “Forever Chemicals” Found in Toilet Paper — Report

Mamavation Finds Indications of PFAS in Toilet Paper PFAS “forever chemicals” are per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances used as stain-resistant, water-resistant, & oil-resistant chemicals in commerce. They have been used for decades inside consumer products, manufacturing, and building materials. There are over 12,000 different chemicals in the PFAS chemical class (including PFOA & PTFE), and because […]