PFAS Open Letter to Ministers – Urgent Need for PFAS Chemicals Regulation


An open letter to Secretaries of State regarding the urgent need for PFAS regulation

In view of current scientific evidence and risk assessments carried out by many countries, we, as concerned citizens, experts and filmmakers, urge the UK Government to take immediate action towards restricting Per and Polyfluoroalkyl Substances (PFAS) in the UK.

Specifically, we call on the Government to introduce comprehensive legislation restricting the use of all PFAS in paper and board food packaging.

This action is necessary to protect people and the environment. Denmark has already committed to banning PFAS in paper and cardboard food packaging from July 2020, and the Netherlands are proposing a complete phase-out of all non-essential PFAS across the EU.

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