GERMANY: Greenpeace calls for ban on PFCs in outdoor clothing
By Leonie Barrie | 29 October 2012
Environmental campaign group Greenpeace is calling on the outdoor clothing industry to ban perfluorinated and polyfluorinated chemicals (PFCs) from production after tests found the toxins in a number of leading brands.
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