Phthalates

Phthalates are a group of man-made chemicals that are structurally related to the organic acid, phthalic acid. The most important use of phthalates is in plastics, especially PVC, where they act as plasticisers.” (GreenFacts, 2019)

Sources

“Phthalates“. Green Facts, GreenFacts. 2019.
https://www.greenfacts.org/glossary/pqrs/phthalates.htm.
Accessed March 12, 2019.

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