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The world’s biggest producer of Teflon emits toxic chemicals that are no longer used in the U.S.

1 month ago
Sky Canaves
factory in Shandong Province operated by Dongyue Group is the biggest single emitter of perfluorooctanoic acid (PFOA), the use of which has been phased out in the U.S.
By Sky Canaves
Sky Canaves previously reported for The Wall Street Journal in Beijing and Hong Kong, where she covered media, culture, social issues, and legal affairs, and served as the founding editor and lead writer of the WSJ’s China Real Time site. Prior to becoming a journalist, Sky worked in the China corporate law practice of Baker & McKenzie, and she has also taught journalism and media law at the University of Hong Kong. She speaks Mandarin and has accumulated more than a decade's experience living, studying and working in China.