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Safer Alternatives to PFAS in Food Packaging: Second Report to the Legislature

 
Publication number Date Published
22-04-006May 2022
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Author(s) Washington State Department of Ecology
Description Ecology's Second Legislative Report on Safer Alternatives to PFAS in food packaging fulfills the requirements of RCW 70A.222.070, which restricts the manufacture, distribution, and sale in Washington of “food packaging to which per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) chemicals have been intentionally added in any amount” if safer alternatives to PFAS in food packaging are identified.

Submitting this report begins a two-year timeline that will restrict PFAS in five types of food packaging beginning in May 2024.
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Keywords PFAS, consumer products, food packaging, per-and polyfluoroalkyl substances, packaging, alternatives assessment, safer chemicals, safer alternatives, alternatives, chemicals of concern, toxics reduction, toxics, legislative report, per-and poly-fluoroalkyl substances, Safer Products
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