The recent push in regulatory actions to address the presence of PFAS (per- and polyfluoroalkyl) has been an unresolved topic in product compliance and safety impacting a wide variety of products. Our expert will talk about the regulations related to PFAS chemicals affecting product categories including apparel and accessories, houseware and furniture, outdoor products, and fabric treatments. Join this webinar to learn about PFAS application implications and how to mitigate the risks associated with its use and applications. Key points to be discussed:

  • Per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) use in water-repellent fabrics and stain-resistant finishes in the textile and leather industry
  • PFAS regulations around the world for water contamination and health concerns
  • Current research and our knowledge of the PFAS class of chemicals, and misconceptions about PFAS chemicals
  • Regulations on PFAS, the regulatory scope, and best industry practices related to product compliance 

Our Intertek Softlines technical expert Pankaj Sarda, Director of Global Softlines Technical Services, is presenting during this webinar. If you are interested in learning more about PFAS regulations, legislative updates, and best practices for product development, complete the form below to view the recording!