MEPs brand plans to approve lead in PVC ‘unsafe’

Draft rules on the use of lead in polyvinyl chloride (PVC), a widespread synthetic plastic, have met the opposition of the European Parliament’s environment committee, which on Tuesday voted against a regulation to set maximum acceptable levels.

by Claudia Delpero

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