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Human Health & Environmental Risks of PFAS

Per- and Polyfluoroalkyl Substances (PFAS) Are a Group of Manufactured Chemicals PFAS are a group of manufactured chemicals that have been used in industry and consumer products since the 1940s because of their useful properties. There are thousands of different PFAS, some of which have been more widely used and

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44 Million People exposed to PFAS

New EPA data show millions more have ‘forever chemicals’ in drinking water PFAS water testing finds at least 44 million people exposed, with more results pending NOVEMBER 9, 2023 WASHINGTON – New data released by the Environmental Protection Agency show 44 million people have toxic “forever chemicals” known as PFAS

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Importing 4 million pounds of PFAS waste

Today, 70 organizations and community groups are calling on the EPA to deny The Chemours Company their request to import up to 4.4 million pounds of per-and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) waste from its facility in Dordrecht, Netherlands to the company’s plant in Fayetteville, North Carolina. The groups’ request is contained in a

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