Looking for the "Teflon Chemical" in Building Materials
Vol. 14, No. 8). PFOA has been called the “Teflon® chemical” in the press, because it is used to make the popular nonstick coating on cookware sold under that trademark, but, as an essential processing aid for a group of fluoropolymers, it is also used in the production of a variety of building products. Should the green building community be concerned about PFOA?
Published July 31, 2006
Roberts, T. (2006, July 31). Looking for the "Teflon Chemical" in Building Materials. Retrieved from https://www.buildinggreen.com/news-analysis/looking-teflon-chemical-building-materials