20 May 2019
Nigeria and other governments at the 9th Conference of the Parties (COP9) of the Stockholm Convention recently agreed to a global ban on Perfluorooctanoic acid (PFOA) – a chemical that does not break down and causes adverse health effects at background levels. The uses of PFOA and other fluorinated organic compounds (PFAS) are widespread across many…
27 Jun 2017
A new material can pull a toxic, hard-to-degrade industrial chemical from drinking water more effectively than current methods.