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Hong Kong debates limits on phthalates

Hong Kong’s Consumer Council

Phthalates under attack in Asia?!

Last week phthalate plasticizers, and more specific DOP, did get an alarming amount of negative publicity. A major newspaper like the Shanghai Daily News reported a possible scandal involving DOP. More than 6000 sport drinks were withdrawn out of supermarkets because being contaminated with DOP. The shocking fact is that this plasticizer was put in […]

PVC & Plasticizers: What, Where & Why