On this site you will find a collection of factsheets about PFOS and PFOA. These factsheets are made by the Expert Centre PFOS. This Expert centre is started to connect the fields of policy and legislation,science, stakeholders and problem owners and business communities.PFOS is seen as a pilot to come to an approach on how to deal with new contaminants like emerging contaminants, hormones, medicines, etc.
No rights can be derived from these factsheets. The Expert Centre PFOS is not responsible for any inaccuracies in the factsheets. For an overview of the used references check the bibliography.
The following factsheets about PFOS and PFOA are available in English:
- Introduction into the properties
- Production - use - sources
- Developments and policy - International
- Behaviour in soil and water