EU to ban phosphates in consumer laundry detergents
Published: Thursday, 15 December 2011
European Parliament will implement ban on 30 June 2013 to protect aquatic life
Parliament yesterday approved measures to restrict the use of
phosphates in consumer laundry detergents by a vote of 631 to
The ban will come in to effect on 30 June 2013, while
similar restrictions will apply to automatic dishwasher
detergents for consumers...