PFC

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AcronymDefinition
PFCPrivate First Class
PFCPower Factor Corrector (electronic system)
PFCPassenger Facility Charge (airlines)
PFCPrefrontal Cortex
PFCParallel Flow Condenser
PFCPerfect Fried Chicken (London restaurant)
PFCPhilosophy for Children
PFCParallel Flange Channel (construction industry)
PFCParent Faculty Club (various schools)
PFCPartnership for Children
PFCProcess Flow Chart (various organizations)
PFCPacific Forestry Centre (Canada)
PFCPress For Change (UK transgender lobby group)
PFCProper Functioning Condition (riparian-wetland area assessment)
PFCParticle Flow Code (chemistry)
PFCPortsmouth Football Club
PFCPolicy Feature Card
PFCPowerbuilder Foundation Classes
PFCPower Factor Correction
PFCPortal Foundation Classes
PFCPadus Foundation Classes
PFCProtocol Field Compression
PFCPower Factor Controller
PFCPortable Fuel Container
PFCPolicy Feature Card (Cisco Systems)
PFCPolice and Fire Commission (Wisconsin)
PFCPatient Financial Counselor (various companies)
PFCPartners For Community
PFCPersonal Filing Cabinet
PFCPon una Foto en la Calle (Spanish: Put a Photo on the Street; photography festival; various locations)
PFCPower Finance Corporation Ltd (India)
PFCPlaque-Forming Cells
PFCPorous Friction Course (pavement type)
PFCProduction Flexibility Contract
PFCPriority Flow Control
PFCPersistent Fetal Circulation
PFCPittsburgh Field Club (Pittsburgh, PA)
PFCPowerbuilder Foundation Class
PFCPre-Functional Checklist (equipment specifications)
PFCPersonal Financial Consultants (various locations)
PFCProspective Fault Current (electricity)
PFCPerfluorinated Compound
PFCPermeable Friction Course (asphalt paving)
PFCPrecision Forestry Cooperative (University of Washington)
PFCPre Foreclosure (real estate)
PFCPlaying Fields Committee (UK)
PFCPhilippine Forest Corp.
PFCPilmico Foods Corporation (Philippines)
PFCPetroleum Finance Company (Washington, DC)
PFC[not an acronym] (formerly Premiere Futebol Clube; Brazilian TV channel)
PFCPress-Fit Condylar (knee replacement design by DePuy Orthopaedics Inc)
PFCPioneers for Christ
PFCPerfluorinated Carbons
PFCPatrolman First Class (law enforcement rank)
PFCParty for a Cause Foundation (est. 2007; Yale University; New Haven, CT)
PFCProfessional Fees Committee (UK)
PFCPartnership for Caring, Inc
PFCPrinceton Fire Company
PFCPeak Friction Coefficient
PFCPer-Fluoro Compound
PFCPure Food Campaign (various locations)
PFCProduct Feedback Center
PFCPacific Fuel Cell Corporation (Euclid, OH)
PFCPhilatelic Foundation Certificate
PFCPerfluorated Carbon
PFCPig's Favorite Customer (Piggly Wiggly grocery stores' customer rewards program)
PFCPartizan Football Club (Belgrade, Serbia)
PFCPoloidal Field Coil
PFCPsykiatriskt Forskningscentrum (Sweden)
PFCProof of Filing Citation (USPS)
PFCPreliminary Flight Certification
PFCPlastic Forming Company
PFCProfessional Fraternity Council
PFCProliferative Fibrocystic Changes (breast tumors)
PFCProgrammable Fieldbus Coupler
PFCPet Food Center (various locations)
PFCProfessional Foster Care
PFCPleated-Foil Covered
PFCPlague Forming Cells
PFCPersonal/Portable Fuel Cell
PFCPulse-Flow Coulometry
PFCPaid From Credits
PFCPremium Fund Check (insurance)
PFCPlain Freaking Crazy (polite form)
PFCPiezo-Fiber Composite(s)
PFCProfessional Floor Cleaner
PFCProtection Factor Category
PFCPrecision Fabrication and Cleaning
PFCPrefix-Free Code
PFCPower Factor Correction/Correcting
PFCPediatric Feeding Certification Program (Los Altos, CA)
References in periodicals archive ?
The toxicity of a number of perfluorinated compounds containing 6-10 carbon atoms in a chain, is well studied [8-10].
Serum perfluorinated compound concentration and attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder in children 5-18 years of age.
Try to avoid the use of nonstick pans, which may contain perfluorinated compounds.
In the last ten years, the scientific and the health communities have focused interest in perfluorinated compounds by investigating in particular perfluorooctane sulfonate (PFOS) and perfluorooctanoic acid (PFOA).
Perfluorinated compounds, however, are still widely used as nonstick polymers in everything from waterproof jackets and running shoes to microwave popcorn bags and pizza boxes.
Other analytes included cotinine, polychlorinated biphenyls, phthalate metabolites, polybrominated diphenyl ethers, polychlorinated dibenzodioxins, polychlorinated dibenzofurans, bisphenol A, triclosan, selenium, uranium, perfluorinated compounds, parabens, benzophenone, manganese, and antimony.
Teflon is from a family of fluorine-containing chemicals named perfluorinated compounds. This compound in many forms is used in food packaging for pizza boxes, firefighting foams, hardwood floor protectants, and of course Teflon, which is famous for its use in non-stick cookware.
In the household, office furniture, and furnishings category, DTSC will consider brominated or chlorinated organic compounds and organophosphates used as flame retardants and perfluorinated compounds used as repellents.
[21] investigated 15 perfluorinated compounds in water samples and corresponding surface sediments from outlets of rivers in coastal regions of Bohai Sea and found that PFOS and PFOA were the predominant PFCs in water samples.
13 ( ANI ): Researchers have claimed that to have found links between high levels of perfluorinated compounds in the blood and diabetes.