16 Feb 2022

What are PFAS used for?

Beyond well-known applications like carpet protectant and non-stick cookware, PFAS are used in industrial applications where their characteristics - durability, thermal and chemical stability, fire resistance, water and oil repellence - are indispensable. PFAS are used in many key EU industry sectors, such as aerospace and defense, transport, textiles, construction, electronics, and health. Our applications section on the website gives a more comprehensive overview.