Chemical Snapshots

This collection of guides is designed to help brands, retailers and manufacturers understand why the textile, apparel, & footwear industry is paying attention to the use of many chemicals of concern.  This collection provides a concise look at health and environmental concerns as well as industry practices and legislation related to the use of these chemicals.  We have also included where potential alternatives exist and links to additional resources for further information. 

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Click below for more information on each specific Chemical Snapshot.

 

Chemical Snapshot: APEOs

Chemical Snapshot: Disperse Dyes

Chemical Snapshot: DMF

Chemical Snapshot: DMFu

Chemical Snapshot: PFOS

Chemical Snapshot: PFOA

Chemical Snapshot: BPA

 

Chemical Snapshot: Azo Dyes

Chemical Snapshot: Chlorobenzenes

Chemical Snapshot: Chlorophenols

Chemical Snapshot: Formaldehyde

Chemical Snapshot: Halogenated Flame Retardants

Chemical Snapshot: Halogenated Solvents

Chemical Snapshot: Heavy Metals

Chemical Snapshot: Organotins

Chemical Snapshot: Phthalates

Chemical Snapshot: Short Chain Chlorinated Paraffins (SCCP)