Environmental Protection Agency prepares a perfluoroalkyl and polyfluoroalkyl compound safety plan amid calls for tougher action
from The Associated Press via Claims Journal
The Environmental Protection Agency is expected to announce a plan for dealing with a class of long-lasting chemical contaminants amid complaints from members of Congress and environmentalists that it’s not moved aggressively enough to regulate them. So-called forever chemicals, perfluoroalkyl and polyfluoroalkyl compounds, or PFAs, pose “a very important threat,” acting EPA Administrator Andrew Wheeler said.
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