Capito Urges Quick EPA Release Of Determination For PFAS SDWA Rule

February 18, 2021
Sen. Shelley Moore Capito (R-WV), the top Republican on the environment committee, is urging the White House to release from review the Trump EPA’s final regulatory determination to begin the process to regulate two per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) under the Safe Drinking Water Act. Her request, contained in a Feb. 17 letter to White House Chief of Staff Ronald Klain, signals bipartisan support for the Biden administration to quickly regulate the substances even as some lawmakers continue to push...

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