Fluorocarbon Chemistry Is in Question, But What Are the Alternatives?
A recent report by Greenpeace sheds new light on the persistence of PFCs in waterproof apparel. This wake up call for the textile and sportswear industry will be the subject of a round table to discuss the evolution of chemical standards, growing consumer awareness, and the actions the industry needs to take.
- CEO of bluesign: Peter Waeber
- Product Development of Sympatex Technologies: Nicole Nedelev
- Textile Sustainability Specialist of TextileExchange: Charline Ducas
About the orator
Sophie Bramel is a freelance journalist who has been writing on smart textiles, sportswear and fashion for the past twenty years. Consultant Technical Editor for World Sports Activewear (WSA), she has also authored several books on the history, development and future of functional fibers and fabrics.
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