Call For Global Ban on PFAS

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GENEVA, Switzerland

The 9th Conference of the Parties to the Stockholm Convention on Persistent Organic Pollutants, convened in Geneva from May 1, will address a global ban on the toxic chemical perfluorooctanoic acid (PFOA) and other fluorinated organic compounds, more generally referred to as PFAS.