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AAFA Updates Restricted Substances List

May 13, 2016

The American Apparel and Footwear Association (AAFA) released the 17th Edition of its Restricted Substances List (RSL).

The RSL is the industry's chemical management resource for banned or restricted chemicals and substances in finished home textile, apparel, and footwear products around the world. Released on April 5, 2016, the new edition covers 250 substances across 12 chemical categories and reflects amendments to laws and regulations that ban certain chemicals in these products.