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EPA Plan to Manage Toxic ‘Teflon’ Chemicals Delayed by Shutdown
January 16, 2019

Bill would declare PFAS chemicals hazardous substances under Superfund law
January 14, 2019

Progress continues in PFAS investigation at Parchment paper mill
January 11, 2019

Oral-B Glide floss tied to potentially toxic PFAS chemicals, study suggests
January 9, 2019

Trace dioxin levels found in well during 2nd round of Otsego-area testing
January 7, 2019

Contaminated groundwater, a toxic legacy of Georgia’s air bases
January 3, 2019

‘Not a problem you can run away from’: Communities confront the threat of unregulated chemicals in their drinking water
January 2, 2019

Science panel: Michigan's PFAS limit may not adequately protect health
December 18, 2018

PFAS warning issued for Kernot Lake
December 13, 2018

Concerns raised over spike in PFAS levels in Ann Arbor water
December 12, 2018

Whole Foods Removes PFAS Chemicals From Packaging
December 11, 2018

Gillibrand Urges Action On PFAS
December 11, 2018

Cancer-causing chemicals lead to more testing of drinking water
December 10, 2018

City waiting for PFAS wastewater testing
November 16, 2018

Reminder: Don’t eat deer harvested near Oscoda Air Force base
November 15, 2018

Georgia-Pacific begins investigation to find source of PFAS contamination in Parchment
November 12, 2018

Local PFAS response continues
November 9, 2018

Proposition 65 PFOA and PFOS Warning Requirements take Effect November 10
November 8, 2018

Could trace PFAS levels found in metro Detroit schools, cities be dangerous?
November 8, 2018

PFAS contamination near Richmond Air Base prompts egg and meat consumption warning
November 7, 2018

Southampton Supervisor Not Convinced That Damascus Road Landfill is Source of Water Contamination
November 6, 2018

These chemicals in North American waters could spark a health crisis in Canada
November 1, 2018

Frustration mounts with military, EPA at PFAS meeting
October 26, 2018

Two bores closed due to PFAS
October 25, 2018

Water Infrastructure Bill Requires Smaller Communities to Test for PFAS Chemicals
October 24, 2018

These unregulated, potentially dangerous chemicals are probably already in your bloodstream
October 24, 2018

Canada considers further restricting long-chain PFASs, flame retardants
October 23, 2018

Oscoda Township receives $1 million to fight PFAS contamination
October 22, 2018

Tests show PFAS, dioxin-like chemicals in Otsego-area wells
October 20, 2018

PFAS Task Force looks for 'concrete' actions
October 19, 2018

NYS Drinking Water Council to Recommend MCLs by Year's End
October 19, 2018

PFAS founds in old Lacks Enterprises plating shop plume
October 19, 2018

Tests find man-made chemicals, but not GenX, in blood of residents near Chemours plant
October 16, 2018

Lawmakers say they'll consider regulating PFAS chemicals
October 10, 2018

Ridgewood Water talks contaminants, capital improvements with customers at open houses
October 9, 2018

EPA hosts PFAS roundtable in West Michigan
October 5, 2018

New source and route identified for PFAS contamination Huron River
October 5, 2018

PFAS levels in NJ Base 24,000 times higher than proposed fed standard - Study
October 5, 2018

Warning issued for private well owners
October 5, 2018

PFAS: What are the possible health risks?
October 4, 2018

Georgia-Pacific says it used paper containing PFAS at Parchment plant
October 4, 2018

DEQ tests drone to monitor PFAS contamination near Camp Grayling
October 3, 2018

PFAS Symposium Video Available Online
October 3, 2018

Tucson Water mistakenly sent contaminated water to thousands of residents
September 29, 2018

Michigan PFAS by the numbers: How much is unsafe?
September 26, 2018

Anglers and swimmers told to avoid Melbourne creeks as EPA investigates PFAS contamination
September 21, 2018

State Revises PFAS Action Level
September 21, 2018

Are household products putting our pets at risk? Study warns chemicals found in furniture, clothing, and kitchenware linked to endocrine disorder in cats
September 19, 2018

Michigan first in nation to recruit drones in locating PFAS contamination sites
September 18, 2018

Don't swallow foam on the Huron River, state warns amid PFAS concerns
September 18, 2018

PFAS firefighting foams are still in use across Michigan
September 14, 2018

Bill to address PFAS contamination in U.S. House of Representatives
September 14, 2018

EPA finds PFOS in eel, shiner, pickerel, brown trout from Seacoast brook
September 12, 2018

PFAS in Monitoring Well, In Landfull Leachate Raise Questions
September 12, 2018

PFAS-related chemicals found at former dump site in Ithaca
September 11, 2018

PFAS discovered in the Kalamazoo River
September 11, 2018

$10M in funding delivered for PFAS study
September 10, 2018

N.J. is first state to regulate toxic PFNAs in drinking water
September 4, 2018

Animals, plants in Jervis Bay have dangerous level of chemincals
September 3, 2018

NY county leaders seek stronger rules on water contaminants
September 2, 2018

Michigan says PFAS makes all fish in Huron River unsafe to eat
August 31, 2018

PFAS found in Grand Haven water drawn from Lake Michigan
August 31, 2018

Action on PFAS pollution broadens
August 30, 2018

Groundwater Contamination Discovered at Kennedy Space Center
August 29, 2019

GenX: U.S. Senate Gets In The Game
August 28, 2018

State reviewing cancer diagnoses among Newburgh residents exposed to PFOS
August 28, 2018

Bill would give $45M for nationwide PFAS testing
August 24, 2018

Dangerous 'forever chemicals' have been found in US drinking water at alarmingly high rates — here's what to know about PFAS
August 15, 2018

White House called toxins contamination ‘PR nightmare’
August 13, 2018

EPA to hold public forum focused on PFAS in Fayetteville, NC
August 12, 2018

Oil company contaminates Taranaki groundwater with banned firefighting foam
August 8, 2018

Higher PFOS results in Greensboro water test spur new actions from city
August 8, 2018

PFAS 'Do Not Eat' fish advisory issued for sites on Huron River in Oakland, Livingston and Washtenaw counties
August 7, 2018

'Cancer-causing' PFAS in Forest Hill effluent
August 7, 2018

JUST IN: PFAS discovered in water at Tri County Middle School
August 3, 2018

Toxic chemicals found at N Carolina water plant
August 2, 2018

Families in Parchment worried about PFAS health ramifications
August 1, 2018

Michigan declares state of emergency in town with high PFOS, PFOA levels in drinking water
August 1, 2018

PFAS levels up to 20 times higher in aviation firefighters, documents reveal
July 31, 2018

Low levels of PFAS found in Grand Rapids drinking water system
July 30, 2018

Update: The PFAS Contamination Crisis is Still Spreading
July 30, 2018

Elevated PFAS levels found at 2 Vermont schools
July 27, 2018

Two Michigan communities on do-no-drink water alert after PFAS contamination
July 27, 2018

EPA announces Fayetteville event to discuss GenX, other PFAS
July 27, 2018

UPDATE: PFAS plume confirmed near school
July 26, 2018

Toxins found in Upper Dublin drinking water; EPA holds forum to address concerns
July 26, 2018

Huge 1996 tire fire near Traverse City caused PFAS plume
July 25, 2018

New Jersey releases fish advisories for PFAS
July 24, 2018

Pilot project testing PFAS in school water supplies underway across state
July 24, 2018

Vermont Adds Three Emerging Contaminants to Advisory
July 20, 2018

PFAS found in drinking water near Battle Creek National Guard base
July 19, 2018

DEQ pledges to help pay for PFAS contaminated wells
July 18, 2018

PFAS: Expert submits warning via federal inquiry that contamination more widespread than reported
July 17, 2018 

PFAS threat to drinking water near Kalamazoo stems from long-contaminated site
July 17, 2018

Dover shuts down one drinking water well due to contamination
July 17, 2018

PFAS found in town water supply, fifth site in North Queensland
July 16, 2018

Davis-Monthan AFB says it let some toxic compounds was into soil, enter sewers
July 16, 2018

Our View: Time for GenX plans and leadership
July 14, 2018

Clean it up: NSW calls on Turnbull government to fix toxic crisis
July 13, 2018

Toxic firefighting foam hazard 'as bad as asbestos'
July 13, 2018

Michigan enlists 'Shop-Vac on steroids' to fight toxic PFAS foam
July 13, 2018

New PFOA study alarms local residents
July 9, 2018

Groups push New York state to set safety level for PFOA
July 7, 2018

Another month's delay on PFAS food warnings
July 6, 2018

State will require more PFAS testing at Merrimack's Watson Park, A Former Industrial Site
July 5, 2018

Questions continue over PFAS
July 5, 2018

Community raise alarms about potential cancer link to water contamination
July 4, 2018

New PFAS action group to unite contaminated communities
July 3, 2018

Defence downplays foam risk at Whenuapai

July 1, 2018

Officials warn of contaminants in western Michigan ponds
June 29, 2018

PFOS in ponds near Belmont development prompt fish advisory
June 29, 2018

PFOS tests lead to 'do not eat' advisory in Kent County
June 29, 2018

State hunting for potential sources of PFAS in Flint's Gilkey Creek
June 28, 2018

Riverina MP says no 'one-size-fits-all' PFAS fix
June 28, 2018

Food Packaging Chemicals Face Increasing Scrutiny
June 26, 2018

Water concerns take center stage at PFAS forum
June 25, 2018

EPA Region 1 leader: PFAS treatment could change
June 25, 2018

Toxic PFAS foam carried by ACT fire trucks 13 years after phase out
June 25, 2018

Defense dumped toxic soil close to creek
June 25, 2018

Greensboro works on its PFOS problem as evidence of harm grows
June 23, 2018

Toxic fears: Farmers warned not to eat the beef they sell
June 22, 2018

Blocked report drops PFAS safety level into single digits
June 20, 2018

PFAS Groundwater Contamination Discovered at TYCO Plant
June 20, 2018

Report: Chemicals like PFOS pose risk at far lower levels
June 20, 2018

Growing fears as more toxic compost uncovered
June 20, 2018

These Toxic Chemicals In Food Packaging Are Getting Into Your Meals
June 19, 2018

Study Finds Dangerous Chemicals in Canadian Baby Blankets
June 18, 2018

Tucson Water looking into cause of contaminated wells
June 18, 2018

Where the sites with PFAS contamination are near you
June 18, 2018

Bathurst Airport inquiry goes on as new concerns raised over PFAS
June 17, 2018

2 Tucson wells near D-M base found tainted with toxic compounds
June 17, 2018

PFAS and related chemicals are everywhere. Here are the potential health risks (radio)
June 14, 2018

State works to get ahead of PFAS problem in Michigan
June 14, 2018

Richmond RAAF Base PFAS investigation finds chemical plume in groundwater
June 14, 2018

Residents frustrated as state grapples with emerging groundwater contaminant
June 13, 2018

EPA Sets June PFAS Events In New Hampshire
June 13, 2018

PFAS chemicals found in waterways near Richmond RAAF base
June 13, 2018

What's in your water: Nonstick compounds raise concerns
June 8, 2018

Environmental Protections Authority contract to stop leaks, not remove PFAS from former Truegain site at Rutherford

June 8, 2018

What 'chemicals of concern' are in your food packaging?
June 8, 2018

Wetlands contaminated: PFAS investigation reveals toxic spread
June 7, 2018

North Hampton Car Wash Cited for PFAS in Water
Jun 6, 2018

Military still working to stop flow of PFAS into waterways near bases
June 5, 2018

Non-Stick Products Make Life Easier, but Their Chemicals are Showing Up in Drinking Water
June 4, 2018

EPA letterbox drop fails to answer Fishery and Wallis creeks farmers' PFAS questions
June 4, 2018

Toxic chemical concerns for NSW town
June 4, 2018

Government investigates toxic firefighting foam used to feed compost
June 4, 2018

Health department issues fish eating advisories
June 1, 2018

Federal bill authorizes PFOS cleanups
May 31, 2018

Boulder Well Marks 1st PFC-Contaminated Water Case Outside of El Paso County
May 31, 2018

Pensacola's Drinking Water Questioned Again
May 31, 2018

DEC tests local landfills, Superfund sites for chemicals associated with PFOA
May 30, 2018

State to extend search for PFAS contamination around airport in Clarendon
May 30, 2018

PFAS inquiry launched
May 30, 2018

EPA issues warning over PFAS contaminated creeks in Maitland
May 30, 2018

Alaska must tackle water quality issues
May 30, 2018

New Jersey drinking water advisory panel approves limit for PFOS
May 29, 2018

Cabinet paper shows toxic PFAS chemicals not just for fighting fires
May 29, 2018

Slow Food calls for information after PFAS spill in Rutherford
May 29, 2018

County expands well testing in Wainscott
May 28, 2018

Toxic foam: Govt widens contamination investigation
May 28, 2018

Environmental Protection Authority confirms high level of PFAS found in Maitland waterway
May 26, 2018

New test results may confirm car was is source of PFAS in water
May 24, 2018

MassDEP offers takeback program for toxic firefighting foam
May 24, 2018

Boy's PFAS test 'off the charts'
May 24, 2018

GenX concerns cloud possible expansion of solar facility
May 24, 2018

River contamination sparks new urgency for statewide policy on chemicals
May 23, 2018

Trump administration vows to clean up 'Teflon chemicals' in N.J. drinking water
May 22, 2018

EPA to set GenX toxicity value
May 22, 2018

Big question at EPA summit: How many PFAS do we regulate?
May 22, 2018

Administrator Pruitt Kicks off National Leadership Summit on PFAS - Announces EPA's four-step plan
May 22, 2018

EPA will move to label chemical found in drinking water 'hazardous'
May 22, 2018

Washington state to test drinking water for PFAS contamination linked to firefighting foam
May 21, 2018

Paper mills as a significant source of PFAS contamination, but who's watching? (blog)
May 21, 2018

Defence admits its role in local PFAS contamination
May 21, 2018

Michigan announces state-wide PFAS water testing
May 18, 2018

Pa. health department to begin blood tests for PFAS
May 17, 2018

Canadian products for children found toxic substances
May 17, 2018

Lawmakers seek registry for military water contamination cancers, illnesses
May 17, 2018

Water authorities sue foam manufacturers over water contamination
May 17, 2018

Time to protest for business from risks associated with PFAS
May 16, 2018

White House, EPA headed off chemical pollution study
May 14, 2018

PFAS chemicals not linked to disease but health effects 'cannot be ruled out', expert panel finds
May 8, 2018

High PFAS levels spark well testing near Montcalm County landfill
April 24, 2018

Washington State takes action to eliminate use of PFAS in food packaging
March 8, 2018