Litigation resumes in bid to block DOD’s PFAS incineration order

November 24, 2021
Environmentalists are resuming their litigation seeking to block the Defense Department (DOD) from incinerating firefighting foam containing per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS), filing their opening brief in a federal court in Ohio after the litigation was moved there following a lengthy delay by a federal court in California. The plaintiffs filed a Nov. 19 motion for summary judgment , urging the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Ohio to halt DOD task orders for incinerating the foam, arguing...

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