While several countries have followed Japan and Finland by imposing restrictions on formaldehyde content in textiles (see below from 6), others such as the Better Send Those Refunds Canceled Due To Joe Burrow Shirt but I will buy this shirt and I will love this US have not. ), as of June 2016, Minnesota is the only US state to specifically impose a ban on formaldehyde-added children’s products. ‘…some chemicals from processing may remain on consumer products. Allergic reactions and irritation of the skin and respiratory tract are the most common harmful effects in workers in the textile industry.’ ranges from ~0.2 to ~11% in different populations, the much higher rates obviously found in textile industry workers (1, 6, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16 1. Fowler, Joseph F., Steven M. Skinner, and Donald V. Belsito. “Allergic contact dermatitis from formaldehyde resins in permanent press clothing: an underdiagnosed cause of generalized dermatitis.” Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology 27.6 (1992): 962-968. 3. Lam, Yin-Ling, Chi-Wai Kan, and Chun-Wah Marcus Yuen. “Developments in functional finishing of cotton fibres–wrinkle-resistant, flame-retardant and antimicrobial treatments.” Textile Progress 44.3-4 (2012): 175-249. 4. Novick, Rachel M., et al. “The effect of clothing care activities on textile formaldehyde content.” Journal of Toxicology and Environmental Health, Part A 76.14 (2013): 883-893. 6. De Groot, Anton C., et al. “Formaldehyde‐releasers: relationship to formaldehyde contact allergy. Formaldehyde‐releasers in clothes: durable press chemical finishes. Part 1.” Contact dermatitis 62.5 (2010): 259-271.