After Review, Biden EPA Backs Trump-Era PFAS Drinking Water Decisions

February 22, 2021
The Biden EPA is moving forward with decisions to develop drinking water standards for two of the most well-studied per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) and to propose monitoring for dozens of PFAS in drinking water to determine if other rules are needed, backing decisions the agency made at the end of the Trump administration. “All people need access to clean and safe drinking water. One way that EPA is committed to keeping our communities safe is by addressing PFAS,” EPA...

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