Fluoropolymers: Critical in the Fight Against Climate Change
As the world races to combat climate change, we must recognize the little-known but major role fluoropolymer chemistries have in our transition to clean energy. These uses of fluoropolymers become doubly important considering movements in the United States and abroad to enact unscientific and overly broad restrictions on any fluorine-containing substance, regardless of their use or potential for any harm to people or the environment.
New Study Demonstrates Vast Majority of Commercial Fluoropolymers Meet Criteria for Polymers of Low Concern Designation
Conclusions Provide Further Evidence that PFAS Chemistries Should Not Be All Grouped Together for Purposes of Regulation Erich_Shea@americanchemistry.comC: (202) 669-3881 WASHINGTON, DC – June 14, 2022 – The vast majority and types of fluoropolymers, which are part of the per- and polyfluoroalkyl substance (PFAS) family, meet internationally recognized criteria for being considered polymers of low […]
PFP Members Publish New Paper Providing Insight into Number of Commercially Relevant PFAS in the Market
PFP Paper, published in Integrated Environmental Assessment and Management, disputes OECD claim that PFAS in the market number in the many thousands. View an abstract of the report or download a fact sheet on it.
Business & Industry Connection Magazine Article Features PFP
BIC Magazine’s article, New Organization Promotes Responsible Fluoropolymer Use, discusses the purpose and goals of the PFP organization. Read the full article.
PFP Executive Director Jay West in Bloomberg Law
PFP Executive Director Jay West’s article “Fluoropolymers Are Vital for Life in the 21st Century” was published in Bloomberg Law on January 20, 2021. Read the full article.
Performance Fluoropolymer Partnership Launched To Promote the Responsible Production, Use, and Management of Fluoropolymers
The Performance Fluoropolymer Partnership’s member companies are dedicated to the responsible production, use, and management of fluoropolymers in a manner that protects the public health and our environment. WASHINGTON (May 13, 2020) – AGC Inc., the Chemours Company LLC, and Daikin Industries Ltd. have formed a new organization, the Performance Fluoropolymer Partnership (PFP). “Fluoropolymers make […]