Dioxins and Dioxin-like Persistent Organic Pollutants in Textiles and Chemicals in the Textile Sector Bo

  • Aldrinea Dieldrina Mirexa Hexachlorobenzenea, Heptachlora DDTa Endrina PCBsb
  • Published 2006
Over 7 105 tons of dye-stuff is produced annually with more than 100,000 commercially available dyes. Synthesis of colorants involves a relatively large group of chemicals with complex syntheses. During the synthesis of colorants, highly toxic, carcinogenic and persistent organic compounds, such as dioxins, can be formed. Dioxins are related to halogens… CONTINUE READING