Watch now: Chemical and PFAS compliance for apparel and footwear
In this webinar, UL Solutions experts guide you through the latest chemical regulations in the EU and U.S., and other major chemical restrictions for the fashion industry.
June 15, 2023
Judith Haber, UL Solutions technical manager
Roberta Canciello, UL Solutions senior technical specialist
To successfully introduce apparel and footwear products to market, it's important to keep up with the constantly evolving chemical regulatory landscape.
Per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) are widely used in the manufacturing of various consumer products, including clothing and footwear. However, these chemicals pose serious health risks to humans and the environment due to their persistence and toxicity. Countries and different regulatory bodies worldwide are starting to ban or severely restrict the use of PFAS.
Watch our webinar to learn:
- An overview of PFAS requirements in the EU and the U.S.
- The latest key chemical regulatory updates for apparel and footwear in the EU and U.S.
- How brands, retailers and manufacturers can stay compliant with regulations and standards