23 Aug '11, 10am

Your wardrobe may contain toxics! We reveal clothes from 15 leading brands, inc adidas, contain banned chemicals: #Detox

Your wardrobe may contain toxics! We reveal clothes from 15 leading brands, inc adidas, contain banned chemicals: #Detox

reveals that the clothes you are wearing may contain nonylphenol ethoxylates (NPEs) - chemicals that are effectively banned in clothing manufacturing in Europe - which can break down in water to form nonylphenol (NP), a toxic, persistent and hormone-disrupting substance. 52 out of 78 garments from 14 global clothing, brands sold in the UK and the continent, tested positive for NPEs, including four Adidas articles.

Full article: http://www.greenpeace.org.uk/blog/toxics/adidas-needs-ear...

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