List of trace substances


The list of trace impurities covers chemical substances that are not intentionally used to manufacture absorbent hygiene products (AHPs) but that may be present in trace amounts. Trace impurities have a long history of being tracked within the membership of EDANA and/or are subject to regulatory scrutiny, ongoing investigation by competent authorities or general consumer concern.

Chemicals or classes of chemicals involved in this industry effort include PAHs, PCBs, dioxins, furans, phthalates and formaldehyde. 


Codex - substances

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