Silicone manufacturers are a responsible modern industry that works hard to make sure its products are safe for human health and the environment. The industry’s commitment to the safety of its materials is expressed by its work to comply with demanding international and national regulations and by a range of research projects.
As such, the silicone industry is collaborating proactively with the authorities in different regions around the world, providing data from industry environmental monitoring studies and additional research.
Silicone production and use are well-regulated. From the United States to Europe and Asia, the use of silicone in products such as sealants, baking molds, and skin creams is regulated and controlled by public authorities. The industry carefully complies with the many regulations that govern their production and use and provides comprehensive information about the safe and appropriate use of silicones to its customers.