PFASology Episode 6: Dermal exposure to PFAS

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PFASology is a science podcast covering the different disciplines of PFAS research. It is created by the 15 early-stage researchers (ESRs) within PERFORCE3. Over the course of the series, the ESRs will discuss the challenges and solutions associated with the global occurrence of PFAS.

Episode 6: Dermal exposure to PFAS

In June 2021, various media brought to attention that people could be exposing themselves to PFAS when using cosmetic products. PFAS have been identified in many cosmetics and fabrics that come in contact with our skin. In this episode Oddný Ragnarsdóttir tells us about her research on how PFAS can enter the human body through the skin and about possible consequences.